Storm Warning: Riding the Crosswinds in the Pakistan Afghan Borderlands


The Afghan-Pakistan Borderlands are pivotal to international security. They are often dangerous, strategically crucial and little explored by outsiders. Robin Brooke-Smith provides a new perspective on Northwest Pakistan in this first-hand account of his years in this troubled region. Tracing the build-up to 9/11 and the upheaval that has followed, this is a captivating behind-the-scenes look into the regional fulcrum of global jihad.

Author: Robin Brooke Smith
ISBN: 9781780764085
Binding: Hardback, 324 Pages
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Recounting his experiences as Principal of the prestigious Edwardes College in Peshawar, the author explores the creation and growing influence of the Taliban, and provides a unique and close-up view into this fascinating area. This book is illuminating reading for all those interested in Pakistan, Afghanistan and the turbulent recent history of the borderlands of the ‘AfPak’ region.

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Weight 0.61 kg
Dimensions 22.2 × 14.4 × 3 cm