The Taliban : Afghanistan's most lethal insurgents / Mark Silinsky ; foreword by Raymond Taras.

Author
Silinsky, Mark [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2014]
  • ©2014
Description
xx, 263 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm.

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Subject(s)
Series
PSI guides to terrorists, insurgents, and armed groups
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-251) and index.
Contents
Foreword / by Raymond Taras -- Preface -- Introduction -- Abbreviations -- Afghanistan's landscape, people, and islamism -- Enter the Taliban -- The taliban in power -- The Taliban in defeat -- The Taliban recover in Pakistan -- The Taliban improve their tactics -- Taliban Inc. -- Affiliated insurgent groups and foreign sources of aid -- The counterinsurgency in Afghanistan -- Afterword: dystopia -- Appendix -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
ISBN
  • 9780313398971 (hardcopy : alk. paper)
  • 0313398976 (hardcopy : alk. paper)
LCCN
2013046869
OCLC
798617195
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