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epub |eng | 2012-10-09 | Author:Tamim Ansary

PART IV: OLD AFGHANISTAN ERUPTS Nadir Shah and his family had resumed the project launched by Dost Mohammed, the project that consumed Abdu’Rahman and Amanullah. The Musahibbans moved more cautiously, ...
( Category: Middle Eastern August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-11-03 | Author:John Curtis Perry [Perry, John Curtis]

Defining an Economy It starts with the port and Lee Kuan Yew. He chose the harbor constituency of portside Tanjong Pagar as his political home base because of his frequently ...
( Category: Asian August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-10-14 | Author:Gayle L. Morrison

– 10 – MOBS AND MOBS OF PEOPLE (Tuesday, May 13, 1975) English-Language Bangkok Post, May 13, 1975 Pathet Lao Near Full Control of Cabinet: Loyalist Troops Immobilized VIENTIANE (UPI)—Laos’ ...
( Category: History & Theory August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-08-03 | Author:Maria Rashid [Rashid, Maria]

CHAPTER 6 THE VALUE OF LOSS THE MONETIZED ASPECT of military death is an imperceptible narrative that exists alongside the more visible stories of loss, pride, and sacrifice. The complicated ...
( Category: Asian August 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-11-28 | Author:Xinran Xue [Xue, Xinran]

‘So, Xinran, if you’re looking for someone who’ll talk about every little detail, and I mean every little detail, then Duck’s your best option. But if you want to understand ...
( Category: Asian August 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-22 | Author:Fravel, M. Taylor & Fravel, M. Taylor [Fravel, M. Taylor]

6 The 1993 Strategy: “Local Wars under High-Technology Conditions” In December 1992, the PLA’s high command convened a seminar to examine China’s military strategy. By the end of the month, ...
( Category: Asian August 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-08-15 | Author:Vinay Sitapati

A year into Rao’s premiership, the opposition parties were coming to the same conclusion as Arjun Singh: the prime minister was not going to fall on his own; he needed ...
( Category: Asian August 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-02-12 | Author:Omar Nasiri

Tajikistan One day, a man arrived at camp by himself, without a guide. We were all in the cantina when he stopped in front of the camp; we looked at ...
( Category: African August 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-08-14 | Author:Rajeev Goyal [Goyal, Rajeev]

On February 17, 2004, Royal Nepal Army soldiers paid a visit to a home in Kavrepalanchowk in search of Devi Sunuwar. Earlier that day, a Maoist cadre being interrogated had ...
( Category: Asian August 1,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jo Inge Bekkevold & Geoffrey Till

Conclusion The Arctic Ocean as a resource and as a medium of transportation is undergoing extraordinary changes and, given continued climate change, increased activity can be expected. Hence, the international ...
( Category: Asian August 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-06-05 | Author:Weller,Fay & Wilson,Mary

There’s a sense of excitement and discovery to free stores, to clothing swaps, and to upcycling. The discovery is never going to be just another boring t-shirt! Yet we may ...
( Category: Asian August 1,2020 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2020-07-28 | Author:Barbara Demick

* * * — IN HER FORTIES, Pema in effect became a foster mother. One of her cousins, a relatively well-to-do man who owned a bar and shop in Lhasa, ...
( Category: Communism & Socialism July 29,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Marc Sageman [Sageman, Marc]

Activation of a Politicized Social Identity, Creating an Imagined Community The first step in the turn to political violence according to the model presented here consists of the activation of ...
( Category: Asian July 25,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-10-30 | Author:Wang, Zhenping [Wang, Zhenping]

The Treaty of 821 A Tibetan envoy proposed an alliance in 821. Emperor Muzong immediately granted his permission. To solemnize the alliance, three enthusiastic Tang ministers suggested a ceremony at ...
( Category: Asian July 25,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Greg C. Bruno

NINE A FIERY SPLIT It was about a year after my visit with the Dalai Lama that Tibetans inside Tibet began immolating themselves to prove a point. By March 2011, ...
( Category: Asian July 25,2020 )