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How we won & lost the war in Afghanistan : two years in the Pashtun homeland / Douglas Grindle.

Grindle, Douglas, (author.).

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  • ISBN: 9781612349541
  • ISBN: 1612349544
  • Physical Description: xx, 250 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates : map, illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: [Lincoln] : Potomac Books, an imprint of the University of Nebraska Press, [2017]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Part I. Into Afghanistan -- The train-up -- KAF world -- Part II. Into Dand -- Settling in -- Ousting the Taliban -- Nazak's grand bargain -- Priming the economy -- Waiting to work -- Kick-starting the staff -- Outpost life -- Security holds -- Women's work -- Part III. Dand in the balance -- Stealing from women -- Still starved of money -- Corruption of many kinds -- Holding back the Taliban -- The economy misses -- Solutions made in Washington -- Dand in the balance -- Part IV. On to Maiwand -- Two districts -- Security failing in Maiwand -- Drugs, not jobs -- Epilogue.
Subject: Grindle, Douglas.
Afghan War, 2001- > Personal narratives, American.
Afghan War, 2001- > Journalists.

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