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Author LinkGentilini, Fernando.
Uniform Title LinkLibero a Kabul. English
Title LinkAfghan lessons : culture, diplomacy, and counterinsurgency / Fernando Gentilini ; translated by Angela Arnone ; foreword by Robert Cooper.
Distribution Rome : Scuola superiore della pubblica amministrazione (SSPA) ; Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, [2013]
©2013
Description xiii, 176 pages :  map ;  23 cm.
Type of Material Monograph
Series ( Brookings-SSPA series on public administration )
Series ( Brookings-SSPA series on public administration.)
Language eng ita
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-167) and index.
Contents Contents: How I ended up in Afghanistan, February-July 2008 -- Signals, 1968, 1979, 2001, 2007 -- Dubai, Terminal 2, July 13, 2008 -- Kabul -- A small travel library, I -- The first steps -- "What? They’ve surrounded Kabul?" -- Winning -- The neo-Taliban -- A world of advice from a princess -- "The insubstantial state" -- Arg -- Civilian casualties, I -- What there was, what there should have been -- To coordinate- or to be coordinated -- A small travel library, II -- ISAF -- Khyber, 1842, 1878, 1919, 1928 -- Indian holiday -- Snow -- 21. Clear, hold, and build -- Civilian casualties, II -- Obama and Af-Pak, March 29, 2009 -- Awkward neighbors -- A small travel library, III -- A dream -- Karzai -- Bird’s-eye views -- Kandahar -- COIN, the counterinsurgency manual -- Civilian casualties, III -- Shia family law -- Women -- A small travel library, IV -- Death in August -- The presidential elections -- A way to reconciliation -- The future of Af-Pak -- Leaving Kabul, February 2010 -- Epilogue.
Per.Sub. LinkGentilini, Fernando -- Travel -- Afghanistan.
Corp.Sub. LinkNorth Atlantic Treaty Organization -- Afghanistan.
Subject LinkAfghanistan -- Description and travel.
LinkAfghanistan -- Politics and government -- 2001-
LinkAfghan War, 2001-

System Number 000677446
ISBN Link9780815724230 (paperback)
Link0815724233 (paperback)

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