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Author Silinsky, Mark.

Title The Taliban : Afghanistan's most lethal insurgents / Mark Silinsky ; foreword by Raymond Taras.

Publication Info. Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2014]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  DS371.3 .S56 2014    AVAILABLE
Description xx, 263 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series PSI guides to terrorists, insurgents, and armed groups
PSI guides to terrorists, insurgents, and armed groups.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-251) and index.
Contents Foreword / by Raymond Taras -- Preface -- Introduction -- Abbreviations -- Afghanistan's landscape, people, and islamism -- Enter the Taliban -- The taliban in power -- The Taliban in defeat -- The Taliban recover in Pakistan -- The Taliban improve their tactics -- Taliban Inc. -- Affiliated insurgent groups and foreign sources of aid -- The counterinsurgency in Afghanistan -- Afterword: dystopia -- Appendix -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
Subject Taliban.
Taliban. (OCoLC)fst00743547
Taliban. (DE-588)4512012-2
Chronological Term 1989 - 2001
Subject Islamic fundamentalism -- Afghanistan.
Islamic fundamentalism. (OCoLC)fst00979941
Politics and government. (OCoLC)fst01919741
Afghanistan -- Politics and government -- 1989-2001.
Afghanistan. (OCoLC)fst01205406
Afghanistan. (DE-588)4000687-6
ISBN 9780313398971 (hardcopy: alkaline paper)
0313398976 (hardcopy: alkaline paper)
Standard No. 40023903274

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