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The Resource Taliban : the unknown enemy, James Fergusson

Taliban : the unknown enemy, James Fergusson

Label
Taliban : the unknown enemy
Title
Taliban
Title remainder
the unknown enemy
Statement of responsibility
James Fergusson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a history of the rise of the Taliban in Afghanistan--from a small band of religious students led by a one-eyed village leader in 1994 to the undenyable military force that took over the country three years later
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fergusson, James
Dewey number
958.104
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.3
LC item number
.F47 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Taliban
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
  • Islamic fundamentalism
  • Islam and politics
Label
Taliban : the unknown enemy, James Fergusson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2010 by Bantam Press"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 396-398) and index
Contents
  • "This one, this is the big one" : Mullah Zaeef and the prospects for peace
  • The trouble with President Karzai
  • Getting rich quick in Tajik Kabul
  • Not so black and white, but grey : Hizb-i-Islami and the Afghan Parliament
  • How to talk to the Taliban
  • In the Jalalabad fief of Shirzai
  • The Taliban of Chak
  • The tank of Islam : Kandahar, 1994
  • The army of orphans : Peshawar, 1996
  • "Try not to hurt the people!" : Kabul, 1996-1998
  • The government that might have been, 1998-2000
  • The Al-Qaida hijack, 1999-2001
  • Surviving the daisycutters, 2001-2003
  • Like a jam-jar to a swarm of wasps : the insurgency explodes, 2003-2009
  • The McChrystal plan : sawing wood with a hammer
Control code
ocn664668906
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
416 p., [14] p. of plates
Isbn
9780306820335
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011922976
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a394159
  • (OCoLC)664668906
Label
Taliban : the unknown enemy, James Fergusson
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2010 by Bantam Press"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 396-398) and index
Contents
  • "This one, this is the big one" : Mullah Zaeef and the prospects for peace
  • The trouble with President Karzai
  • Getting rich quick in Tajik Kabul
  • Not so black and white, but grey : Hizb-i-Islami and the Afghan Parliament
  • How to talk to the Taliban
  • In the Jalalabad fief of Shirzai
  • The Taliban of Chak
  • The tank of Islam : Kandahar, 1994
  • The army of orphans : Peshawar, 1996
  • "Try not to hurt the people!" : Kabul, 1996-1998
  • The government that might have been, 1998-2000
  • The Al-Qaida hijack, 1999-2001
  • Surviving the daisycutters, 2001-2003
  • Like a jam-jar to a swarm of wasps : the insurgency explodes, 2003-2009
  • The McChrystal plan : sawing wood with a hammer
Control code
ocn664668906
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
416 p., [14] p. of plates
Isbn
9780306820335
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011922976
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a394159
  • (OCoLC)664668906

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