Afghanistan has been at war with various nations since 1970. In this stunning volume, readers will find out why this landlocked, mountainous nation has been in the hot seat for much of its history. Readers will also learn about this nation s culture, major religions, education, and economy through the thoughtful, balanced text that is supported by photographs, charts, and maps.
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Farming and Food
Environment and Wildlife
Afghan theme Afghanistan faces Afghanistan In 1996 Afghanistan’s cities Afghanistan’s mountain Afghans also enjoy Afghans live Al Qaeda Apr Mar Feb areas Aug Jul Jun Band-e-Amir Black Market borders buzkashi carpet Cell Phone Climate Afghanistan country’s crops damaged Dec Nov Oct deforestation Discover Afghanistan drought Eid-el-Fitr Eid-ul-Adha example export fertile flatter regions gadwad girls Glance Hamid Karzai Hazara henna Herat Hindu Kush ID YOU KNOW industries in Afghanistan infectious diseases Internet Iran Islamic Jalalabad Jun May Apr Kandahar kite land mines madrassas Mar Feb Jan Mazar-e-Sharif miles mosques Mullah natural resources Nov Oct Sep Oct Sep Aug one-third of Afghans opium overgrazing Pakistan Pamirs Pashto Pashtuns phone in Afghanistan pistachio Population rice rivers roads Sep Aug Jul Shiite Muslims Snow leopards Soviet occupation Soviet Union surrounding Kabul Tajik Tajikistan Taliban rule Today tourist tribal Turkmenistan Urban Uzbek Uzbekistan wedding wheat wildlife world’s