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Title:
Afghanistan
Author:
Kazem, Halima.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Milwaukee, WI : Gareth Stevens Pub., [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
96 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 27 cm.
Summary:
Discusses the geography, history, government, economy, people, politics, and culture of Afghanistan.
Language:
English
Contents:
Overview of Afghanistan: Geography -- History -- Government and economy --People and lifestyle -- Language and literature -- Arts -- Leisure and festivals -- Food -- Closer look at Afghanistan: Buddha statues of Bamian -- Buzkashi -- Environmental issues -- Great storytellers -- Harsh but brief: life under Taliban -- Kabul -- Kite flying -- Kochis -- Mazar-e Sharif -- Mohammad Zahir Shah -- Mujahedin -- Soviet invasion -- Traditional clothes -- Women in Afghanistan -- Ahmad Zahir -- Relations with North America: Full-color map -- Black-and-white reproducible map -- Afghanistan at a glance -- Glossary -- Books, videos, web sites -- Index.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 9.8 4.0 72622.
ISBN:
9780836823578
Format :
Book

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