No worse enemy : the inside story of the chaotic struggle for Afghanistan / Ben Anderson.
- ISBN: 9781851688630 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 1851688633 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 266 pages) : maps
- Publisher: Oxford, England : Oneworld, 2011.
|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.
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|Subject:||Afghan War, 2001-