The Resource In the graveyard of empires : America's war in Afghanistan, Seth G. Jones

In the graveyard of empires : America's war in Afghanistan, Seth G. Jones

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In the graveyard of empires : America's war in Afghanistan
Title
In the graveyard of empires
Title remainder
America's war in Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Seth G. Jones
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1972-
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Jones, Seth G.
Dewey number
958.104/7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.412
LC item number
.J665 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Counterinsurgency
  • Afghanistan
  • Taliban
Label
In the graveyard of empires : America's war in Afghanistan, Seth G. Jones
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [345]-416) and index
Contents
Descent into violence -- The mujahideen era -- Uncivil war -- The rise of the Taliban -- Al Qa'ida's strategic alliance -- Operation Enduring Freedom -- Light footprint -- Early successes -- The logic of insurgency -- Collapse of law and order -- A growing cancer -- The perfect storm -- A three-front war -- National caveats -- The water must boil -- Al Qa'ida : a force multiplier -- In the eye of the storm -- Back to the future
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiv, 430 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035712582
Label
In the graveyard of empires : America's war in Afghanistan, Seth G. Jones
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [345]-416) and index
Contents
Descent into violence -- The mujahideen era -- Uncivil war -- The rise of the Taliban -- Al Qa'ida's strategic alliance -- Operation Enduring Freedom -- Light footprint -- Early successes -- The logic of insurgency -- Collapse of law and order -- A growing cancer -- The perfect storm -- A three-front war -- National caveats -- The water must boil -- Al Qa'ida : a force multiplier -- In the eye of the storm -- Back to the future
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiv, 430 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035712582

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