Conflict In Afghanistan: A Historical Encyclopedia

October 30, 2020
Conflict In Afghanistan: A Historical Encyclopedia

This authoritative, clearly written volume covers all aspects ofthe conflicts that have taken place in Afghanistan from 1747 to thepresent. Conflict in Afghanistan provides the reader witha historical overview of hostilities in Afghanistan and discussestheir causes, history, and impact on Afghan society and on regionaland international relations.A single A Z section covers the three main eras in Afghanistan'shistory: the period from 1747, when Afghanistan first emerged as a"unified" state; the Soviet era (1979 1989), which saw theoverthrow of the monarchy, the declaration of the Republic, and therise of the Mujahideen; and the post-Soviet period, which broughtcivil war, the rise of the Taliban, and finally the events ofSeptember 11 and the War on Terrorism, both of which receivespecial attention.https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/4853310-conflict-in-afghanistan