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Biography, Memoirs & Travelogue

The Places in Between

By:
Rory Stewart
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Paperback 324
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In 2002, Mr. Stewart, a Scottish journalist walks from Herat to Kabul. He was told the trip was not possible in the dead of winter. The book relates his experiences; high points and low; grudging hospitality ... more

Price: US$ 25

Opium Season: A Year on the Afghan Frontier

By:
Joel Hafvenstein
Format:
Hardcover 336
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A young American working on the brutal fault line where the war on terror meets the war on drugs. Joel Hafvenstein signed up for a year in Afghanistan in the heart of the country's opium trade, running ... more

Price: US$ 55

My Guantanamo Diary: The Detainees and the Stories They Told Me

By:
Mahvish Rukhsana Khan
Format:
Hardcover 310
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(U)nforgettable... Of all the many books about the evil that is Guantanamo... this one, though full of pain, has enough joy, jokes and insight to make it my recommendation for anyone who still wonders ... more

Price: US$ 26

Light Garden of the Angel King

By:
Peter Levi
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Paperback
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Peter Levi is himself a remarkable figure: An English Jesuit who is a poet, art historian, classicist,and sometime archaeologist. "Light Garden of the Angel King" is Levi's account of his travels in Afghanistan ... more

Price: US$ 24

Confessions of a Mullah Warrior

By:
Masood Farivar
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Paperback 336
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Masood Farivar's book tells of his upbringing in Afghanistan, refugee life in Pakistan, service in the mujahideen, education in the U.S., and ultimate return to Afghanistan. It's main value is serving ... more

Price: US$ 25

An Unexpected Light: Travels in Afghanistan

By:
Jason Elliot
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Paperback 473
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Part historical evocation, part travelogue, and part personal quest, An Unexpected Light is the account of Elliot's journey through Afghanistan, a country considered off-limits to travelers for twenty ... more

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