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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
Genre
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
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chayes, Sarah
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.4
LC item number
.C43 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chayes, Sarah
  • Chayes, Sarah
  • Chayes, Sarah
  • Afghan War (2001- )
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • War correspondents
  • Afghanistan
  • Kandahār (Afghanistan)
  • War correspondents
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Kandahār (Afghanistan)
  • Journalists
Label
The punishment of virtue : inside Afghanistan after the Taliban, Sarah Chayes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
148696850
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
386 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780143112068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)148696850
Label
The punishment of virtue : inside Afghanistan after the Taliban, Sarah Chayes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
148696850
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
386 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780143112068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)148696850

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