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The dark defile : Britain's catastrophic invasion of Afghanistan, 1838-1842, Diana Preston

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The dark defile : Britain's catastrophic invasion of Afghanistan, 1838-1842
Title
The dark defile
Title remainder
Britain's catastrophic invasion of Afghanistan, 1838-1842
Statement of responsibility
Diana Preston
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the mid-nineteenth-century war in Afghanistan documents how the British government sought to protect regional interests by attempting to install a puppet ruler only to be defeated by united Afghanistan tribes
Cataloging source
DLC
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1952-
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Preston, Diana
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
Label
The dark defile : Britain's catastrophic invasion of Afghanistan, 1838-1842, Diana Preston
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
vii, 307 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780802779823
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011024091
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn732847949
  • (OCoLC)732847949
Label
The dark defile : Britain's catastrophic invasion of Afghanistan, 1838-1842, Diana Preston
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
vii, 307 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780802779823
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011024091
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn732847949
  • (OCoLC)732847949

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