Ghost Wars

Author: Steve Coll
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781594200076
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Provides a comprehensive overview of the CIA's and other covert agencies' operations in Afghanistan, from the Soviet invasion in 1979 through the summer of 2001, detailing the rise of the Taliban and bin Laden, the secret efforts of the CIA ...

100 Statements About Ghost Wars

Author: Max Dilling
Publisher: Lennex
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In this book, we have hand-picked the most sophisticated, unanticipated, absorbing (if not at times crackpot!), original and musing book reviews of "Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden, from the Soviet ...

Unfunding Terror

Author: Jimmy Gurulé
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN: 1848446063
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See THE SECRET HISTORY OF AL QAEDA, supra note 37, at 43. 81. See
STEVE COLL, GHOST WARS: THE SECRET HISTORY OF THE CIA,
AFGHANISTAN, AND BIN LADEN, FROM THE SOVIET INVASION TO
SEPTEMBER 10, 2001, at 156–7 (Penguin Books 2004) [hereinafter GHOST
WARS]. 82. See THE 9/11 COMMISSION REPORT, supra note 2, at 56; see also
GHOST WARS, supra note 81, at 164; AL QAEDA: PROFILE AND THREAT
ASSESSMENT, supra note 66, at 2.

Realizing Peace

Author: Louis Kriesberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190266422
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Leffler, For the Soul of Mankind: The United States, the Soviet Union, and the
Cold War, pp. 329 ff. 61. Steve Coll, Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA,
Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001 (
New York: The Penguin Press, 2004), p. 46. 62. Leffler, For the Soul of Mankind:
The United States, the Soviet Union, and the Cold War, cited on p. 328. 63. Coll,
Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the
Soviet ...

102 Days Of War

Author: YANIV BARZILAI
Publisher: Potomac Books, Inc.
ISBN: 1612345344
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On War. Edited and translated by Michael Howard and Peter Paret. Princeton, NJ
: Princeton University Press, 1976. Cohen, Eliot. Supreme Command: Soldiers,
Statesmen, and Leadership in Wartime. New York: Free Press, 2002. Coll, Steve.
The bin Ladens: An Arabian Family in the American Century. New York: Penguin,
2008. ———. Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin
Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001. New York: Penguin,
2005.

Taliban Oxford Bibliographies Online Research Guide

Author: Abdullah Al-Arian
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199806497
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... Afghanistan and is one of the few Western journalists to have interviewed bin
Laden. >Coll, Steve. Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and
Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001. New York: Penguin,
2004. Explores the history of American involvement in Afghanistan, and contends
that shortsighted policies and support by regional powers led to the rise of the
Taliban. >Cooley, john K. Unholy Wars: Afghanistan, America, and International ...

12 Strong

Author: Doug Stanton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
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The Oxford Companion to American Military History. United Kingdom: Oxford
University Press, 1999. Coll, Steve. Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA,
Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001.
New York: Penguin, 2004. Cordesman, Anthony H. The Lessons of Afghanistan:
War Fighting, Intelligence, and Force Transformation. Washington, D.C.: Center
for Strategic and International Studies, 2002. Crile, George. Charlie Wilson's War:
The ...

What We Won

Author: Bruce Riedel
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
ISBN: 081572585X
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Vanda Felbab-Brown, Aspiration and Ambivalence: Strategies and Realities of
Counterinsurgency and State Building in Afghanistan (Brookings, 2013), p. 126.
10. DeNeufville, “Ahmad Shah Massoud and the Genesis of the Nationalist Anti-
Communist Movement,” pp. 4–16. 11. Steve Coll, Ghost Wars: The Secret History
of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10
, 2001 (New York: Penguin, 2004), p. 117. 12. Gordon Corera, The Art of Betrayal
: ...

Schools For Conflict Or For Peace In Afghanistan

Author: Dana Burde
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231537514
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Ottawa: Canadian International Development Agency, 2001. Colenso, P. 2012. “
Donor Policies: The Evolution and Development of DFID's Commitment to
Education in Fragile States (2000–10).” In Education as a Humanitarian
Response: Education, Aid and Aid Agencies, edited by Z. Karpinska, 51–70. New
York: Continuum. Coll, S. 2004. Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA,
Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001.
New York: Penguin.

The Lesser Jihad

Author: Elena Mastors
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
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... Taliban didn't receive official recognition by the United States, they reacted by
giving bin Ladin and his Arab-Afghans full protection. Furthermore, Rashid
provides a comprehensive explanation of Pakistan's dealings with Afghanistan in
the 1990s, specifically with regard to its attempt to control the Taliban. This
eventually led to what he calls "Talibanization."34 In Ghost Wars: The Secret
History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden from the Soviet Invasion to
September 10, 2001, ...