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The Resource The punishment of virtue : inside Afghanistan after the Taliban, Sarah Chayes

The punishment of virtue : inside Afghanistan after the Taliban, Sarah Chayes

Label
The punishment of virtue : inside Afghanistan after the Taliban
Title
The punishment of virtue
Title remainder
inside Afghanistan after the Taliban
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Chayes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents an account of the return to the violence and corruption of warlord activity in Afghanistan after the displacement of the Taliban, revealing how the U.S. government assisted the return of corrupt militia commanders to the country
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The punishment of virtue : inside Afghanistan after the Taliban, Sarah Chayes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Suicide Bombing -- Covering Crisis -- Moving In on Kandahar -- Reporting the Last Days -- The Fall of the Taliban -- The Road to Kandahar -- Taking the City by Force -- A Choice of Allies -- Dealing for the Governorship -- Kandahar, Afghan Capital -- Reporting Kandahar -- The Border -- Civil Society -- Plunder and Subsidy -- Showdown with Shirzai -- Zabit Akrem -- Military Matters -- Security -- The Coming of Islam -- How to Fire a Warlord -- Murder -- Mongol Conquests and Rebirth -- Fighting with the Pen -- Misfire -- Round Three -- Fear -- The Promotion of Vice and the Punishment of Virtue -- Mazar-i-Sherif -- Kabul -- Kandahar -- Investigation -- Cover-Up
Control code
65400739
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
386 p.
Isbn
9781594200960
Lccn
2006043499
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The punishment of virtue : inside Afghanistan after the Taliban, Sarah Chayes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Suicide Bombing -- Covering Crisis -- Moving In on Kandahar -- Reporting the Last Days -- The Fall of the Taliban -- The Road to Kandahar -- Taking the City by Force -- A Choice of Allies -- Dealing for the Governorship -- Kandahar, Afghan Capital -- Reporting Kandahar -- The Border -- Civil Society -- Plunder and Subsidy -- Showdown with Shirzai -- Zabit Akrem -- Military Matters -- Security -- The Coming of Islam -- How to Fire a Warlord -- Murder -- Mongol Conquests and Rebirth -- Fighting with the Pen -- Misfire -- Round Three -- Fear -- The Promotion of Vice and the Punishment of Virtue -- Mazar-i-Sherif -- Kabul -- Kandahar -- Investigation -- Cover-Up
Control code
65400739
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
386 p.
Isbn
9781594200960
Lccn
2006043499
Other physical details
ill., maps

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