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first Afghan war and its causes

Durand, Henry Marion Sir

first Afghan war and its causes

by Durand, Henry Marion Sir

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Published by Bhavana Books & Prints in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Afghan Wars

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint. Originally published in 1879.

    Statementby Sir Henry Marion Durand ; [edited and with an introduction by H.M. Durand.]
    SeriesAfghanistan and the Afghans -- v. 5
    ContributionsDurand, Henry Mortimer, Sir, 1850-1924.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS363 .D8 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxviii, 445 p. :
    Number of Pages445
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15500276M
    ISBN 108186505350, 818650530X
    OCLC/WorldCa45178515

    The second Afghan war, its causes, its conduct and its consequences by Hanna, H. B. (Henry Bathurst), Sixteen top-notch academicians, generals and young scholars were invited to discuss the topic ‘American Withdrawal from Afghanistan in December Post-withdrawal Puzzle of Policy Options for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan' post-American withdrawal from Afghanistan .

    Macrory has an extensive collection of works on the First Afghan War, including original copies of Lady Sale's Diary, Lt. Eyre's account, and Kaye's History of the Afghan Dennis was born in Inspired by contemporary magazines such as Look and Learn he . For an introductory history to Afghanistan, this serves its purpose, but it will probably pique rather than satiate the readers’ search for knowledge, which may have been the author’s point all along. The book has about pages, so if the readers want an in depth material this probably isn’t recommended.

      This article is more than 5 years old.. In his State Of The Union address, President Obama touted the end of the U.S. combat mission in Afghanistan, but a new book . of its central structure without the direct impact of a war the costly stalemate in Afghanistan, itself a product of a hugely expensive Cold War with the United States, provided the closest equivalentto those earlier empire-ending wars.5 [italics ours]. Yet, Tilly does not explain the etiology of the breakdown. We begin where Tilly left off.


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