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The Rise and Fall of the Taliban by Kelly Barth

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Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English


  • Human geography,
  • Military - General,
  • General,
  • Social Problems (General) (Young Adult),
  • Astronomy (Young Adult),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • Middle East,
  • History,
  • Asia - General,
  • Humanities,
  • Taliban,
  • Religion - Islam,
  • History - Middle East,
  • 1989-2001,
  • Afghanistan

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Edition Notes

hardcover edition

SeriesAt Issue in History
The Physical Object
FormatBoard book
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7898426M
ISBN 100737719877
ISBN 109780737719871

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The book details the early life of Yousafzai, her father's ownership of schools and activism, the rise and fall of the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan in Swat Valley and the assassination attempt made against Yousafzai, when she was a following her activism for female education. It has received a positive critical reception and won awards. Taliban or Taleban (tälēbän´, –lə–), Islamic fundamentalist militia of Afghanistan and later Pakistan, originally consisting mainly of Sunni Pashtun religious students from Afghanistan who were educated and trained in Taliban emerged as a significant force in Afghanistan in when they were assigned by Pakistan to protect a convoy in Afghanistan, which .   He is the author of a book on the Taliban and spoke with RFE/RL today about the factors that contributed to its rise to power. "In southern Afghanistan, there was .   Buy The Rise of the Taliban in Afghanistan: Mass Mobilization, Civil War, and the Future of the Region (Travelpack Periplus) by Nojumi, Neamatollah (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Neamatollah Nojumi.

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