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"The Historian, Volume 76 Number 2 Summer 2014"

By: "Boterbloem, Kees (ed.)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: 2014

Seller ID: 5-4H002

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Historical Journal. Contents: "" Chinese Shogun: Gao Huan (496-547)"" by Charles Holcombe; ""The Cossack Herman: Ivan Mazepa in History and Legend from Peter to Pushkin"" by Thomas M. Prymak; ""How Many American Loyalists Left the United States?"" By Philip Ranle; "" Afghanistan after the Occupation: Examining the Post-Soviet Withdrawal and the Najibullah Regime It Left Behind, 1989 - 1992"" by Shane A. Smith" View more info

"Report On A Collection Of Amphibians And Reptiles From Afghanistan, Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Fourth Series, XXXVI, # 10, 1969"

By: "Clark, , Clark, Anderson, & Leviton, Alan E."

Price: $14.95

Publisher: 1969

Seller ID: 6-NT008

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean except for spot on front page, square. 3-ring punched. Report On A Collection Of Amphibians And Reptiles From Afghanistan- collection expedition in 1964 in Afghanistan with specimens originating in areas near Herat, Kandahar, Kabul, and Jalalalabad and several other areas bordering Pakistan and Iran. Illustrated with map, chart and photos. 37 page, staple-bound, 6-1/2x10-1/8""." View more info

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"Return of a King: The Battle for Afghanistan, 1839-42"

By: "Dalrymple, William"

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Knopf:

Seller ID: 9780307958280

ISBN: 0307958280

Condition: GOOD


From William Dalrymple--award-winning historian, journalist and travel writer--a masterly retelling of what was perhaps the West's greatest imperial disaster in the East, and an important parable of neocolonial ambition, folly and hubris that has striking relevance to our own time. With access to newly discovered primary sources from archives in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Russia and India--including a series of previously untranslated Afghan epic poems and biographies--the author gives us the most immediate and comprehensive account yet of the spectacular first battle for Afghanistan: the ... View more info

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An Unexpected Light: Travels in Afghanistan

By: "Elliot, Jason"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Picador:

Edition: 4

Seller ID: 9780330371629

ISBN: 0330371622

Condition: GOOD


"An Unexpected Light, Travels in Afghanistan" was greeted on publication by universal critical acclaim and is now widely acknowledged as the most influential contemporary work of Afghanistan. Written on the eve of 9/11, at the height of Afghanistan's isolation from the world, Jason Elliot's uncannily prescient account of his winter journey through the country torn by civil war is as pertinent today as it was then. Winner of the Thomas Cook/"Daily Telegraph" Travel Book Award in the UK and a "New York Times" Bestseller in the USA, it recounts the author's daring and passionate investiga... View more info

Artz bei den Vergessenen in Afghanistan: Mit dem Kauf dieses Buches unterstutzen Sie die Arbeit von Dr. Freigang in Afghanistan

By: "Freigand, Dr. med. Karl Viktor"

Price: $22.95

Publisher: "Munich, Germany", 1986

Seller ID: 02T052

ISBN: 3921842707

Condition: FINE


"As new except for faint shelfwear to corners. ""Ein deutscher Arzt hilft der Bevolkerung im besetzten Afghanistan."" 137+ pages with map and photos, 7-1/8x5"" (18.1x13cm)." View more info

Drachenlaufer (Original title: The Kite Runner)

By: "Hosseini, Khaled"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: "Berlin, Germany", c2006

Seller ID: 07P016

ISBN: 383330149X

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for gift inscription. ""Afghanistan 1975: In Kabul wachst der zwolfjahrige Amir auf, der mit Hilfe seines Freundes Hassan unbedingt einen Wettbewerbe im Drachensteigen gewinnen will…"" Text in German." View more info

Curzon's Persia

By: "King, Peter (ed. & intro.)"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1988

Edition: (reprint)

Seller ID: 6-6Y001

ISBN: 0283997427

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Tight, bright, clean with faint curl. Light rubbing to cover edges and faint corner bump to bottom corner. An abridged version of the 2 volume, 1892 book of Curzon's travels on the following route: Ashkabad, Kuchan, Kelat-I-Nadiri, Meshed, Teheran, The Northern Provinces, Teheran, Ishfahan, Shiraz to Bushire.192 pages full of illustrations and with double page detailed map of Persia, Afghanistan & Beluchistan. (dated 1891). 7.5x10"" " View more info

India (Romance of History series)

By: "Surridge, Victor (A. D. McCormick, illus.)"

Price: $29.95

Publisher: NY, undated

Seller ID: 5-3H004

Condition: FAIR


"Reading copy and wonderful period piece (probably 1909 printing). - The chapter entitled ""The Valley of Death"" has a full color, full page reproduction of A>D. McCormick's drawing ""the Retreat from Afghanistan, 1842"". Loose binding with endpaper hinges starting to crack, faintest age tanning of pages with some fingerprints, seriously tanned endpapers, covers are rubbed and age soiled,308 indexed pages with 12 full color, full page prints (all present but most have come loose from binding).Spine is softened with forward lean and slight fraying to ends. ... View more info

"Amphibians And Reptiles Collected By The Street Expedition To Afghanistan (Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences Fourth Series V. XXXVII #2, 1969)"

By: Leviton & Anderson

Price: $14.95

Publisher: 1969

Seller ID: 6-NT006

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Amphibians And Reptiles Collected By The Street Expedition To Afghanistan, 1965- notes on species collected in Afghanistan in 1965, primarily in Jalalabad area. Includes records of two new agamid and 7 records of agamid species being recorded for first time in Afghanistan. Includes info on second known specimen of Eryx elegans in Afghanistan. Illustrated with map and photos. 31 page, staple-bound, 6-1/2x10-1/8""." View more info