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958.1 SAIKAL
  
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London ; New York : I.B. Tauris, 2012.
Description:
x, 389 pages : map ; 22 cm
  
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New revised paperback edition, new updated edition.
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Notes:
Originally published in hardback in 2004 by I.B. Tauris & Co. LTD; first published in paperback in 2006 by I.B. Tauris & Co. LTD.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-380) and index.
Contents:
From tribal confederacy to national coalescence -- National awakening and nationalism -- Independence and radical modernisation -- The Nadiri dynasty: politics of national gradualism and 'royal dualism' -- The cold war and the rise of a rentier state -- Experiment with a democracy, 1963-1973 -- Daoud's republicanism -- Communist rule, the Soviet invasion and resistance -- Mujahideen Islamic rule and Taliban extremism -- US intervention and the Karzai era.
ISBN:
9781780761220 (pbk.)
1780761228 (pbk.)
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