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Review: Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan

User Review  - Sam Motes - Goodreads

Intersting insight into the sectarian divides within the nation and the regional and international forces at play in making the Pakistan of today. It goes along way to explain the forces at play in Afghanistan as well. It was a very interesting read for anyone interested in world politics. Read full review

Review: Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan

User Review  - LiA - Goodreads

A book full of facts an analytical insights. A real trove of knowledge and a great help to understand political struggles and dilemmas that are far from solved. A book in the informative tradition of ... Read full review

Review: Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan

User Review  - Ed - Goodreads

Pakistan may be the “most failed” in the list of failed nations. It certainly is the most dangerous to the peace and security of South Asia and much of the rest of the world. Pakistan has a large ... Read full review

Review: Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan

User Review  - Terry Quirke - Goodreads

Read this shortly after reading Rashid's earlier Descent Into Chaos, which I thought was a much more thoughtful and illuminating book. Pakistan on the Brink to me tended to just re-hash the same ... Read full review

Review: Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan

User Review  - Wes F - Goodreads

Another insightful analysis of the complex issues facing the AfPak area & the involvement of the US in the region. Rashid is a player who meets with all the key players in the region and has a unique perspective as a Pakistani--and a student of the Taliban for many years. Read full review

Review: Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan

User Review  - Kat Cooley - Goodreads

This book provides a very detailed play by play of diplomatic relations between the Pakistan and the US. At times it read like meeting minutes, where a higher level summary with greater context and ... Read full review

Review: Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan

User Review  - Cade - Goodreads

I read this hoping to better understand Pakistan and its position in the world. I still don't understand the region, but I now understand that is partly because Pakistan is a quagmire and even the ... Read full review

Review: Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan

User Review  - Peter Mcloughlin - Goodreads

When asked by an a Celebrity who visited the President several times "What keeps you up at night?" Obama after brushing the celeb of a few times with BS answers finally admitted "Pakistan". Pakistan ... Read full review

Review: Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan

User Review  - Christopher - Goodreads

Back in 2008 I read Mr. Rashid's last book, Descent into Chaos The US & the Disaster in Pakistan, Afghanistan & Central Asia Descent into Chaos: The US & the Disaster in Pakistan, Afghanistan ... Read full review

Review: Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan

User Review  - Joe Miguez - Goodreads

Substance-wise, this is a great summary of the current situation in Af/Pak for those with at least some knowledge about the area and the history of the region. It's not a book for beginners, but it's ... Read full review


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