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The war for Afghanistan a very brief history /

When it invaded Afghanistan in 2001, the United States sought to do something previous foreign powers had never attempted: to create an Afghani state where none existed. More than a decade on, the new regime in Kabul remains plagued by illegitimacy and ineffectiveness. What happened? As Thomas Barfi...

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Main Author: Barfield, Thomas J. 1950-
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Princeton : Princeton University Press, ℗♭2010.
Edition: [Princeton Shorts ed.].
Series: Princeton shorts.
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