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Afghanistan"s endless war

state failure, regional politics, and the rise of the Taliban

by Larry P. Goodson

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Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-253) and index.

    StatementLarry P. Goodson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS371.3 .G66 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 264 p. :
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24769078M
    ISBN 100295980508
    LC Control Number00060701

      All the while Afghans have gone on living — some fighting, some angling for power, many dying, but many more just surviving — waiting for the country’s endless war to end.   Charles Glass is a journalist, author, and publisher who has frequently reported from the Middle East. His most recent book is Americans in Paris: Life and Death Under Nazi Occupation (Penguin). His feature "The Warrior Class: A golden age for the freelance soldier" ($) appears in the April issue of Harper's Magazine The week of March 20 was supposed to .

      Published on In 38 years, Afghanistan has gone from being the downfall of the Soviet Union to the longest war in US history. In that time, the people have endured a brutal civil war.   • A local, slice-of-life story from a Monitor correspondent. Amid Afghanistan’s seemingly endless war, one local calligrapher has endeavored to prove that Author: Tom Peter.

      In a country that has experienced nearly endless conflict for more than 30 years, Afghan children have regularly been recruited to join armed groups on both sides of the battle line.   Charles Glass is a journalist, author, and publisher who has frequently reported from the Middle East. His most recent book is Americans in Paris: Life and Death Under Nazi Occupation (Penguin). His feature “The Warrior Class: A golden age for the freelance soldier” ($) appears in the April issue of Harper’s Magazine The week [ ].


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