The Resource War against the Taliban : why it all went wrong in Afghanistan, Sandy Gall

War against the Taliban : why it all went wrong in Afghanistan, Sandy Gall

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War against the Taliban : why it all went wrong in Afghanistan
Title
War against the Taliban
Title remainder
why it all went wrong in Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Sandy Gall
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive analysis of the current Afghanistan War by bestselling writer and legendary war reporter Sandy Gall
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
958.1047
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
War against the Taliban : why it all went wrong in Afghanistan, Sandy Gall
Label
War against the Taliban : why it all went wrong in Afghanistan, Sandy Gall
Publication
Note
Also published in paperback in 2012
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Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [367]-369) and index
  • Bibliography: p. [367]-369. - Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early battles. Zia and the ISI, 1970-1984 -- The coming of the Taliban, 1995-2001 -- Tora Bora 1, 1982-2001 -- Tora Bora 2, 2001-2002 -- The British inKabul, 2001-2002 -- The great game in the south, 2005 -- Ed Butler and Musa Qala, 2006 -- Corruption and bad governance. Patronage or corruption -- The narco state -- Sherard and the French -- The girl who ran away from her husband, 2010 -- The state of the insurgency, 2008 -- The protection-money racket -- A coalition government, 2010 -- Why we failed in Helmand: politicians or generals. Brown and blair: double nemesis, 2006-2009 -- General Richards takes over, 2006-2011 -- The battles of Panjwai and Musa Qala, 2006-2007 -- End game and the Pakistan connection. McChrystal brought down by Roling Stone -- The Afghan Mafia, 2009 -- The beginning of the end? Summer 2010 -- The Taliban in Quetta, 2007 -- The sun in the sky -- Turning tide -- Epilogue
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14119781
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24 cm.
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Extent
xiii, 385 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781408809051
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781408809051
  • (OCoLC)775020677

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