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Afghanistan

Afghanistan

an introduction to the country and people

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Published by Marine Barracks in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Marine Corps -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Terrorism -- Afghanistan -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Afghanistan -- Social conditions -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Afghanistan -- Ethnic relations -- Political aspects -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Afghanistan -- Geography -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarine Corps Institute
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc
    ContributionsMarine Corps Institute (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14546473M
    OCLC/WorldCa54770758

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Prior to Rahman's accession to the throne, the territory could either be defined in dynastic terms by the Durrani clan, or, from a purely religious perspective, as an isolated Islamic bastion in a sea of infidel kingdoms. The British troops in the city were greatly outnumbered and unable to defend themselves properly, as the cantonment was encircled.

Thomas J. But after several days they realized that Brydon would be the only one.

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Its area of aboutsquare Afghanistan booksquare km is a region of deep, narrow valleys and lofty mountains, some peaks of which rise above 21, feet 6, metres. He passed away because he Afghanistan book treatment in another country for a curable disease.

Afterthe Durand Line created a nightmare new dilemma almost overnight, given the emergence of the independent Islamic state of Pakistan.

Mullah Sahib used to sunbathe in the small garden with roses. Brydon was the only survivor from the horrific retreat from Kabul, some British troops and their wives had been taken hostage by Afghans and were later rescued and released. That journey into the treacherous, unpredictable landscape — territory controlled at various times by the Mujahideen, the Russians, and the Taliban — was one that McCurry would make numerous times.

On January 6,the British began their withdrawal from Kabul.

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