A Brief History of Afghanistan

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Infobase Publishing, Jan 1, 2007 - Afghanistan - 308 pages
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Contents

Land and People
1
Early History Prehistory651
31
From the Rise of Islam to the Afghan State 6511747
51
The Birth of Modern Afghanistan 17471901
71
TwentiethCentury Monarchy 19011973
98
A Coup and a Revolution 19731978
129
Soviet Afghanistan 19791989
149
Afghanistan in Rebellion 19781992
171
The Taliban Era 19962001
212
The Legacy of the Civil War
227
Overcoming the Legacy
238
Basic Facts
257
Chronology
262
Bibliography
268
Suggested Reading
272
Index
291

Mujahideen Rule 19921996
195

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