Afghan History Through Afghan Eyes

Afghan History Through Afghan Eyes
Author : Nile Green
Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages : 288
Release : 2016-01-05
ISBN 10 : 0190247789
ISBN 13 : 9780190247782
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Afghan History Through Afghan Eyes
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Nile Green
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-05 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Recent international intervention in Afghanistan has reproduced familiar versions of the Afghan national story, from repeatedly doomed invasions to perpetual fa
A Journey Through Afghanistan
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: David Chaffetz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Shortly before the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, David Chaffetz and a fellow American student slipped from the protection of Western culture and immersed them
Afghanistan's Islam
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Nile Green
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"This book provides the first ever overview of the history and development of Islam in Afghanistan. It covers every era from the conversion of Afghanistan throu
Remapping Persian Literary History, 1700-1900
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Kevin L. Schwartz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-18 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

Integrating forgotten tales of literary communities across Iran, Afghanistan and South Asia - at a time when Islamic empires were fracturing and new state forma
Afghanistan and the Coloniality of Diplomacy
Language: en
Pages: 366
Authors: Maximilian Drephal
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-25 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book offers an institutional history of the British Legation in Kabul, which was established in response to the independence of Afghanistan in 1919. It con
Games without Rules
Language: en
Pages: 418
Authors: Tamim Ansary
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-04 - Publisher: Public Affairs

By the author of Destiny Disrupted: an enlightening, accessible history of modern Afghanistan from the Afghan point of view, showing how Great Power conflicts h
The Graeco-Bactrian and Indo-Greek World
Language: en
Pages: 688
Authors: Rachel Mairs
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-30 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume provides a thorough conspectus of the field of Graeco-Bactrian and Indo-Greek studies, mixing theoretical and historical surveys with critical and t
Charting the Past
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Jeremy Black
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-12 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Eighteenth-century England was a place of enlightenment and revolution: new ideas abounded in science, politics, transportation, commerce, religion, and the art
Afghanistan
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Barnett R. Rubin
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Afghanistan, a landlocked country in Central Asia, has improbably been at the center of international geopolitics for four decades. After the Soviet Union invad
Imperial Legacies
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Jeremy Black
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-09 - Publisher: Encounter Books

Britain yesterday; America today. The reality of being top dog is that everybody hates you. In this provocative book, noted historian and commentator Jeremy Bla