Tag: Afghanistan

Battlefield Afghanistan The Inside Story Of The Men Under Fire


Battlefield Afghanistan: The Inside Story Of The Men Under Fire by Silas Bea
English | 2022 | ISBN: N/A | ASIN: B09XDB9NQH | 160 pages | EPUB | 0.84 Mb
This book is certifiably not an extensive history of the fighting that has seethed in Afghanistan throughout the long term, nor for sure is it a record of every fight, clash, firefight, or contact that has occurred even as of late. It is simply a depiction of a crossroads on schedule in Afghanistan’s fierce history, which will blur for some rapidly, as they approach their day-to-day routines, yet will live in the hearts and psyches of the not many that have battled there, for eternity.

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Inside Afghanistan


Timor Sharan, "Inside Afghanistan "
English | ISBN: 1138280151 | 2022 | 352 pages | PDF | 11 MB
This book maps out how political networks and centres of power, engaged in patronage, corruption, and illegality, effectively constituted the Afghan state, often with the complicity of the U.S.-led military intervention and the internationally directed statebuilding project. It argues that politics and statehood in Afghanistan, in particular in the last two decades, including the ultimate collapse of the government in August 2021, are best understood in terms of the dynamics of internal political networks, through which warlords and patronage networks came to capture and control key sectors within the state and economy, including mining, banking, and illicit drugs as well as elections and political processes. Networked politics emerged as the dominant mode of governance that further transformed and consolidated Afghanistan into a networked state, with the state institutions and structures functioning as the principal "marketplace" for political networks’ bargains and rent-seeking. The fa├žade of state survival and fragmented political order was a performative act, and the book contends, sustained through massive international military spending and development aid, obscuring the reality of resource redistribution among key networked elites and their supporters. Overall, the book offers a way to explain what it was that the international community and the Afghan elites in power got so wrong that brought Afghanistan full circle and the Taliban back to power.

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Always Faithful A Story of the War in Afghanistan, the Fall of Kabul, and the Unshakable Bond Between a Marine and [Audiobook]


English | ASIN: B09PT1X7BJ | 2022 | 12 hours and 11 minutes | MP3 | M4B | 334 MB
Band of Brothers meets Argo in this dramatic and heartfelt dual memoir of the war in Afghanistan told by two men from opposite worlds. Always Faithful entwines the stories of Marine Major Tom Schueman, and his friend and Afghan interpreter, Zainullah “Zak” Zaki, as they describe their parallel lives, converging paths, and unbreakable bond in the face of overwhelming danger, culminating in Zak and his family’s harrowing escape from Kabul.

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Afghanistan Travel Information Guide to Traveling to Afghanistan Travel Guide Book


Afghanistan Travel Information: Guide to Traveling to Afghanistan: Travel Guide Book by Joshua Gilberto
English | 2022 | ISBN: N/A | ASIN: B0B6ZYYQCX | 71 pages | EPUB | 6.64 Mb
Take a seat, get a cup of tea (you’ll be drinking a lot of chai in Afghanistan), and prepare to read because this is going to be a lengthy one. All we learned during three weeks of solo travel in Afghanistan in October 2016 and two weeks of independent travel in Afghanistan in November 2018 is included in our Afghanistan travel guide.

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Boots on the Ground The Fight to Liberate Afghanistan from Al-Qaeda and the Taliban, 2001-2002


Dick Camp, "Boots on the Ground: The Fight to Liberate Afghanistan from Al-Qaeda and the Taliban, 2001-2002"
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0760341117 | EPUB | pages: 320 | 39.3 mb
Boots on the Ground is a narrative account of the American war to free Afghanistan from al Qaeda and the Taliban. Author Dick Camp uses extensive firsthand accounts that bring the text alive. Camp’s exciting narrative covers the origins of American combat involvement in the country as well as the post-9/11 campaigns that initially brought victory over al Qaeda and the Taliban in Afghanistan. In an incisive epilogue, he describes how we let victory in Afghanistan slip away to fight a war in Iraq.

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NATO in Afghanistan Fighting Together, Fighting Alone


David P. Auerswald, "NATO in Afghanistan: Fighting Together, Fighting Alone"
English | ISBN: 0691170878 | 2016 | 280 pages | EPUB | 2 MB
Modern warfare is almost always multilateral to one degree or another, requiring countries to cooperate as allies or coalition partners. Yet as the war in Afghanistan has made abundantly clear, multilateral cooperation is neither straightforward nor guaranteed. Countries differ significantly in what they are willing to do and how and where they are willing to do it. Some refuse to participate in dangerous or offensive missions. Others change tactical objectives with each new commander. Some countries defer to their commanders while others hold them to strict account.

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