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- Scarecrow Press 2010; US$ 36.99
All the information currently available on the endless chain of wars stretching over two and a half centuries is traced in The A to Z of Afghan Wars, Revolutions and Insurgencies . It consists of the American involvement in Afghanistan since October 2001 as well as individual campaigns, including tactics and logistics of skirmishes, the weapons used,... more...
- Scarecrow Press 2011; US$ 99.99
The fourth edition of the Historical Dictionary of Afghanistan contains substantial new material to reflect the rapid changes in the region. This is done through a chronology, an introductory essay, an expansive bibliography, and over 1,000 cross-referenced dictionary entries on significant persons, events, places, organizations, and other aspects... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
This is a study of the structure and composition of the official learning current in medieval Arabic culture. This comprises natural sciences both exoteric and esoteric (medicine, alchemy, astrology and others), traditional and religious sciences (such as theology, exegesis and grammar), philosophical sciences such as metaphysics and ethics, in addition... more...
- The History Press 2014; US$ 24.78
Between 2006 and 2013 journalist Nick Allen travelled to Afghanistan to 'embed' himself with soldiers on the front in the war against the Taliban. He was posted with military units from many countries, including Britain, America, Finland, Poland, Sweden, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Denmark and Estonia, and spent time with the Royal Gurkha Rifles,... more...
- The Edwin Mellen Press 2010; US$ 149.95
This work pieces together an understanding of the Afghanistan War, primarily through the principle authors knowledge and writings, secondarily through relevant books and articles by other authors. The goal is to provide a primer that individuals with little understanding of this region can use to educate themselves on the real issues... more...
- I.B.Tauris 2006; US$ 7.99
With the razor pen and keen intellect that have won him numerous loyal readers for his previous books, Egyptian economist Galal Amin here takes on the terms of the debate between the Arab world and the west. Amin deconstructs in his own inimitable style the language and underlying assumptions with which the west habitually assails Arab countries and... more...
- Oneworld Publications 2012; US$ 14.99
The war in Afghanistan is over ten years old. It has cost countless lives and hundreds of billions of pounds. Politicians talk of progress, but the violence is worse than ever. In this powerful and shocking exposť from the front lines in Helmand province, leading journalist and documentary-maker Ben Anderson (HBO, Panorama, and Dispatches) shows... more...
- Influence Publishing Inc 2014; US$ 9.99
Every refugees story deserves to be heard, but many memoirs written by exiles represent the countrys more privileged classes with money and means. In Lost Decency, Arghandiwal shares the Afghan peoples untold story, embodied in his turbulent journey to escape the war-torn country. Lost Decency is a best-selling memoir and an IBPA... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 22.95
Modern warfare is almost always multilateral to one degree or another, requiring countries to cooperate as allies or coalition partners. Yet as the war in Afghanistan has made abundantly clear, multilateral cooperation is neither straightforward nor guaranteed. Countries differ significantly in what they are willing to do and how and where they are... more...
- Rosenberg Publishing 2011; US$ 15.99
There have been few books which put the conflicts into the broadest perspective, and even fewer that also include in their narrative descriptions of the numerous wars and conflicts on the Northwest Frontier as well as Afghanistan. This book includes information on all such wars in Afghanistan, not just those involving British armies, and also describes... more...