The Afghanistan wars

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Palgrave Macmillan, Sep 15, 2009 - History - 329 pages
William Maley provides an authoritative account of the waves of conflict which, for nearly a quarter of a century, devastated much of the country. This new edition has been updated throughout in the light of the latest research and features a new final chapter which examines post-Taliban Afghanistan, bringing the story up to the present day.

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Contents

The Road to War
6
Soviet Strategy Tactics and Dilemmas
32
The Development of Afghan Resistance
48
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About the author (2009)

WILLIAM MALEY is Professor and Director of the Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy at The Australian National University, Australia.