Afghanistan

Oxford University Press, Karachi, 2010.
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Title:
Afghanistan
Sub title:
Author(s):
Louis Dupree
Contributors:
Publisher(s):
Oxford University Press
Place of publication:
Karachi
Year of Publication:
2010
Pages of book:
xxiv, 778
Edition:
6th
ISBN #10:
ISBN #13:
9780195776348
Subject:
Afghanistan | Afghanistan - History
Categories:
History
Sub-Categories:
Afghan History

Description:

Includes maps, bibliography and index




Table of content:

Part I- The Land

1. Geographic Zones

2. Water

3. Areas Drastically Affected by Man

4. Domesticated Animals

5. Fauna

Part II- The People

6. Ethnic Groups

7. Language

8. Religious Non-Literacy in a Literate Culture

9. Folklore and Folk Music

10. Settlement Patterns

11. Life Cycle

12. The Inward-Looking Society

Part III- The Past

13. The Prehistoric Sequence

14. East and West Meet and Mingle

15. Invasions and Commerce

16. Islam Spreads Its Banner

17. The Age of European Imperialism

Part IV- The Present

18. Amir Abdur Rahman Khan: 1880-1901

19. Habibullah: 1901-1919

20. King Amanullah: 1919-1929

21. King Mohammd Nadir Shah: 1929-1933

22. The Avuncular Period: 1933-1953

23. The Decade of Daoud: 1953-1963

24. The Constitutional Period: 1963-?

25. Problems and Prospects


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