7 Essential Books About Afghanistan

As news about the Taliban continues to unfold, satisfy your curiosity about instability in the region.

  • A U.S. Marine interacts with Afghan children in Helmand province, Afghanistan, 2011.Photo Credit: Wikipedia
Buy The Battle for Afghanistan at Amazon

The Battle for Afghanistan

By Mohammad Yousaf and Mark Adkin

Buy Walking the Precipice at Amazon

Walking the Precipice

By Barbara Bick

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Taliban: Militant Islam, Oil and Fundamentalism in Central Asia, Second Edition

By Ahmed Rashid

Buy The Hooligans of Kandahar at Amazon

The Hooligans of Kandahar

By Joseph Kassabian

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Dancing in the Mosque: An Afghan Mother's Letter to Her Son

By Homeira Qaderi

Buy The Lieutenant Don't Know at Amazon

The Lieutenant Don't Know

By Jeff Clement

Buy Crossing the Wire at Amazon

Crossing the Wire

By AnnaMaria Cardinalli