Table of contents for Afghanistan : a short history of its people and politics / Martin Ewans.

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1 Early History
2 The Emergence of the Afghan Kingdom
3 The Rise of Dost Mohammed
4 The First Anglo-Afghan War
5 Dost Mohammed and Sher Ali
6 The Second Anglo-Afghan War
7 Abdur Rahman, The 'Iron Amir'
8 Habibullah and the Politics of Neutrality
9 Amanullah and the Drive for Modernisation
10 The Rule of the Brothers
11 Daoud: The First Decade
12 King Zahir and Cautious Constitutionalism
13 The Return of Daoud and the Saur Revolution
14 Khalq Rule and Soviet Invasion
15 Occupation and Resistance
16 Humiliation and Withdrawal
17 Civil War

18 Enter the Taliban
19 Afghanistan and the Wider World
20 The Taliban and the Future
21 Epilogue


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Afghanistan History