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Return of a King: The Battle for Afghanistan, 1839-42 (2013)
Examines the mid-19th-century Afghan war as a tragic result of neocolonial ambition, cultural collision and hubris, drawing on previously untapped primary sources to explore such topics as the reestablishment of a puppet-leader Shah, the conflict's brutal human toll and the similarities between the war and present-day challenges.
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Melvil Decimal System (DDC)958.103 — History and Geography Asia Central Asia Afghanistan
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