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No worse enemy : the inside story of the chaotic struggle for Afghanistan / Ben Anderson.

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  • ISBN: 9781851688630 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1851688633 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 266 pages) : maps.
  • Publisher: Oxford, England : Oneworld, 2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-258) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The British Army, June to October, 2007 : Queen's Company, the Grenadier guards -- US Marine Corps, July to August, 2009 : 2nd Battalion, 6th Marines -- US Marine Corps, February to March, 2010 : 1st Battalion, 6th Marines -- US Marine Corps, December 2010 to January 2011, 3rd Battalion, 5th Marines.
Summary, etc.: Follows the journalist's experiences in Afghanistan, describing the struggle to combat the Taliban's resistance, rise in civilian attacks, incompetent Afghan forces, increasingly ineffective policies, and unsuccessful peace-keeping efforts.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Afghan War, 2001-
Genre: Electronic books.

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