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Focus on Afghanistan

Nikki van der Gaag

Focus on Afghanistan

by Nikki van der Gaag

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Published by World Almanac Library in Milwaukee, WI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Afghanistan -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementNikki van der Gaag.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesWorld in focus
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS351.5 .G34 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17945079M
    ISBN 109780836867480, 9780836867558
    LC Control Number2007022009

    FOCUS ON AFGHANISTAN 4 THE COUNTRY AT A GLANCE The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country located within South Asia and Central Asia. Representing one of the oldest areas witnessing thriving human settlements, Afghanistan has been the origin of many major empires, and hosted countless military campaigns since Alexander the Great. Community Rangeland Administration: Focus on Afghanistan 1. Background Afghanistan has a population estimated to be about 26 million people 3 and a .

    Transformation of Combat Casualty Care, Advances in Military Healthcare Focus of New Book Nov AM EST, by Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU).   Army Times/AP: Afghanistan focus shifts toward reconstruction The U.S. military inaugurated a project on Thursday that is supposed to speed reconstruction and win over skeptical Afghans in a former al.

      Band-e Amir lake, on the outskirts of Bamiyan, on Octo In a spectacular valley swept by centuries of Silk Road history, the hopes and fears of Afghanistan's only female governor. The "World in Focus" series provides an up-to-date view of individual countries around the world. Including discussion of the major challenges facing each country now and in the future, this book gives a real insight into life in Afghanistan, a mountainous country in central Asia, with a rich culture dating back thousands of years.


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