Bibliography: leaf 15.
|Statement||by Audrey Shalinsky.|
|Series||Occasional paper - The Afghanistan Council of the Asia Society ;, no. 19, Occasional paper (Asia Society. Afghanistan Council) ;, no. 19.|
|LC Classifications||DS354.5 .S48|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||15 leaves :|
|Number of Pages||15|
|LC Control Number||80108846|
AFGHANISTAN AND CENTRAL ASIA `Martin McCauley is the TV presenter¿s dream come true. A man who, be it late at night or the crack of dawn, can walk into a studio and talk with authority, conviction and not a little passion, about almost any aspect of international affairs. What is more, he does it in words of two syllables than even people in /5(3). Your next book, Descent into Chaos: The United States and the Failure of Nation Building in Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Central Asia by Ahmed Rashid, is also looking at Afghanistan’s international relationships, but this time in the modern day. Ahmed Rashid is a well-known writer on Afghanistan. His book about the Taliban came to prominence after 9/ English has borrowed more words from French than from any other modern foreign language. French words and phrases—such as à la mode, ennui, naïveté and caprice—lend English a certain je-ne-sais-quoi that would otherwise elude the language. Richard Scholar examines the continuing history of untranslated French words in English and asks what these words reveal about the fertile but. Central Asia was located on what was known as the Silk Road between Europe and the Far East and has long been a crossroads for people, ideas, and trade. Central Asia has an extremely varied geography, including high mountain passes through vast mountain ranges, such as the Tian Shan, Hindu Kush, and the Pamirs.
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