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The Resource A kingdom of their own : the family Karzai and the Afghan disaster, Joshua Partlow

A kingdom of their own : the family Karzai and the Afghan disaster, Joshua Partlow

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A kingdom of their own : the family Karzai and the Afghan disaster
Title
A kingdom of their own
Title remainder
the family Karzai and the Afghan disaster
Statement of responsibility
Joshua Partlow
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The key to understanding the calamitous Afghan war is the complex, ultimately failed relationship between the powerful, duplicitous Karzai family and the U.S.--brilliantly portrayed here in its entirety for the first time by the former Washington Post Kabul bureau chief"--
Summary
A former Washington Post Kabul bureau chief examines the ultimately failed relationship between the powerful Karzai family and the United States
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Writing style
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10526739
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Partlow, Joshua
Dewey number
958.104/71
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Karzai, Hamid
  • Karzai, Hamid
  • Afghan War (2001- )
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghanistan
  • United States
  • HISTORY / Middle East / General
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / General
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Afghanistan
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the family Karzai and the Afghan disaster
Label
A kingdom of their own : the family Karzai and the Afghan disaster, Joshua Partlow
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title-page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A rescue from demons -- Any path will lead you there -- So much in love -- Jump-starting a country -- Because we see more, we do more -- Government in a box -- An ordinary Afghan -- Smashing the china shop -- Close cousins -- Who's running this place? -- Where everyone gets accused -- Couldn't be more helpful -- A movie story -- Making the country great again -- The five fingers -- I hate politics -- Everybody in a corner -- Not religion but history -- The primary purpose of its existence -- Evil in heaven -- The zero option
Control code
ocn933567258
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
422 pages
Isbn
9780307962645
Lccn
2016007281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)933567258
Label
A kingdom of their own : the family Karzai and the Afghan disaster, Joshua Partlow
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title-page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A rescue from demons -- Any path will lead you there -- So much in love -- Jump-starting a country -- Because we see more, we do more -- Government in a box -- An ordinary Afghan -- Smashing the china shop -- Close cousins -- Who's running this place? -- Where everyone gets accused -- Couldn't be more helpful -- A movie story -- Making the country great again -- The five fingers -- I hate politics -- Everybody in a corner -- Not religion but history -- The primary purpose of its existence -- Evil in heaven -- The zero option
Control code
ocn933567258
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
422 pages
Isbn
9780307962645
Lccn
2016007281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)933567258

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