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Afghanistan: A Military History from Alexander the Great to the War Against the Taliban

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For over 2,500 years, the forbidding territory of Afghanistan has served as a vital crossroads for armies and has witnessed history-shaping clashes between civilizations: Greek, Arab, Mongol, and Tartar, and, in more recent times, British, Russian, and American. When U.S. troops entered Afghanistan in the weeks following September 11, 2001, they overthrew the Afghan Taliban regime and sent the terrorists it harbored on the run. But America's initial easy victory is in sharp contrast to the difficulties it faces today in ...

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Afghanistan: A Military History from Alexander the Great to the War Against the Taliban
2009, Da Capo Press, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9780306818264

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