Cover of: Above the din of war | Peter H. Eichstaedt

Above the din of war

Afghans speak about their lives, their country, and their future--and why America should listen

Published .
Written in English.

About the Book

Providing a forum for the everyday people of Afghanistan to be heard, Eichstaedt reveals the truth behind the calculated rhetoric of war, politics, and diplomacy, and suggests a path forward toward a sustainable future for Afghanistan and southern Asia.

About the Edition

Providing a forum for the everyday people of Afghanistan to be heard, Eichstaedt reveals the truth behind the calculated rhetoric of war, politics, and diplomacy, and suggests a path forward toward a sustainable future for Afghanistan and southern Asia.

Table of Contents

Prisoner of the Taliban --
You have the watches, we have the time --
The fearless --
Talking with the Taliban --
Taliban justice --
The mullah is a terrorist --
Confessions of a suicide bomber --
The Jalalabad Video War --
The killing fields of Marja --
Burning in hell --
Bones in the desert --
Rejecting the Taliban --
The caves of Bamiyan --
Of copper and culture --
A war gone wrong --
Epilogue: Slouching toward calamity.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
958.104/71
Library of Congress
DS371.4 .E37 2013

The Physical Object

Pagination
280 pages, 16 unnumbered pages :
Number of pages
280

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL26455025M
Internet Archive
abovedinofwarafg0000eich
ISBN 10
161374515X
ISBN 13
9781613745151
LC Control Number
2012045820
OCLC/WorldCat
823387283
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