The Resource Afghanistan : how the West lost its way, Tim Bird and Alex Marshall

Afghanistan : how the West lost its way, Tim Bird and Alex Marshall

Label
Afghanistan : how the West lost its way
Title
Afghanistan
Title remainder
how the West lost its way
Statement of responsibility
Tim Bird and Alex Marshall
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines why the West has failed to achieve its objectives in Afghanistan, discussing the country's drug trade, political corruption, troubled relations with Pakistan, and harsh terrain, and the lessons about nation building that can be learned from the experience
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
958.104/7
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.412
LC item number
.B53 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Afghanistan : how the West lost its way, Tim Bird and Alex Marshall
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-298) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The great enigma: Afghanistan in historical context -- 9/11 and the response, 11-25 September 2001 -- "Boots on the ground": from the arrival of the CIA to the emergency Loya Jirga, 26 September 2001-June 2002 -- "Taking the eye off the ball?" The roots of Taliban revival in Afghanistan, 2002-05 -- Return to the "forgotten war," 2006-08 -- The Pakistan problem -- Silver bullets and the search for an exit, 2009-11
Control code
ocn738476109
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (303 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300154580
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt112fng
  • 31f52f94-b5cb-4387-a7d7-7443c3cfa33f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30438123
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)738476109
  • pebcs0300154585

Library Locations

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