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Image for The World is a Carpet  Four Seasons in an Afghan Village

The World is a Carpet Four Seasons in an Afghan Village

By: Badkhen, Anna

Price: $5.88

Publisher: Riverhead Books: 2013

Seller ID: 18559

ISBN: 1594488320

Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket


Unmarked. ; Book Description; Dust Jacket is intact and covered in protective (Demco) plastic film and paper. Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. In the middle of the salt-frosted Afghan desert, in a village so remote that Google cant find it, a woman squats on top of a loom, making flowers bloom in the thousand threads she knots by hand. Here, where heroin is cheap... View more info

Image for Afghanistan  A Short History of Its People and Politics

Afghanistan A Short History of Its People and Politics

By: Ewans, Martin

Price: $25.72

Publisher: New York, Harper: 2002

Seller ID: 18562

ISBN: 0060505079

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Unmarked. Probbly never been read. ; Book Description; Dust Jacket is intact . Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. Reaching as far back as the seventh century A. D. , when Arab armies imported the new religion of Islam into a predominantly Buddhist country, Martin Ewans shows how centuries of invasions, fierce tribal rivalries, and powerful dynasties led to the creat... View more info

Image for The Great Game  The Struggle for Empire in Central Asia

The Great Game The Struggle for Empire in Central Asia

By: Hopkirk, Peter

Price: $8.11

Publisher: New York, Kodansha International: 1992

Seller ID: 18564

ISBN: 1568360223

Condition: Good+


Unmarked. Mild wear on some corners. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. The Great Game between Victorian Britain and Tsarist Russia was fought across desolate terrain from the Caucasus to China, over the lonely passes of the Parmirs and Karakorams, in the blazing Kerman and Helmund deserts, and through the caravan towns of the old Silk Road-both powe... View more info

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The Struggle for Afghanistan

By: Newell, Nancy Peabody; Newell, Richard S.

Price: $16.09

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, Cornell University Press: 1982

Seller ID: 18566

ISBN: 080149236X

Condition: Very Good+


Unmarked, probbly never been read. Very mild shelving rubbing. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. ; B&W Photographs; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; 236 pages View more info

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Summaries of Important Areas for Mineral Investment and Production Opportunities in Afghanistan, Volumes I and II

By: Peters Et Al.

Price: $487.21

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Geological Survey: 2011

Seller ID: 18570

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Unmarked. Rare hardback original edition in two volumes. Volume I contains CD. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. Published without Dust Jacket. ; U. S. Geological Survey Open File Report 2011-1204; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1810 pages View more info

Image for Preliminary Non-Fuel Mineral Resource Assessment of Afghanistan Version 1.1

Preliminary Non-Fuel Mineral Resource Assessment of Afghanistan Version 1.1

By: Peters Et Al.

Price: $61.73

Publisher: Washington D. C., U. S. Geological Survey: 2007

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 18571

Condition: Near Fine


Unmarked. Two rub spots on back cover. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. The U. S. Geological Survey (USGS) cooperated with the Afghanistan Geological Survey (AGS) of the Afghanistan Ministry of Mines to assess the undiscovered non-fuel mineral resources of Afghanistan between 2006 and 2007. This report presents the results of this work and contains... View more info

Image for Summaries of Important Areas for Mineral Investment and Production Opportunities on Nonfuel Minerals in Afghanistan, Volumes I and II

Summaries of Important Areas for Mineral Investment and Production Opportunities on Nonfuel Minerals in Afghanistan, Volumes I and II

By: Peters Et Al.

Price: $490.00

Publisher: Washington,D. C., U. S. Geological Survey: 2011

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18572

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Unmarked. Rare two volume hardcopy set (on 10 hard copies published). Signed by chief author/editor; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. Published without Dust Jacket. ; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1810 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Preliminary Non-Fuel Mineral Resource Assessment of Afghanistan, Version 1.0

By: Peters, S. G. Et Al. ,

Price: $47.33

Publisher: Washington, D. C, U. S. Geological Survey: 2007810

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18569

Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket


Unmarked. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. The U. S. Geological Survey (USGS) cooperated with the Afghanistan Geological Survey (AGS) of the Afghanistan Ministry of Mines to assess the undiscovered non-fuel mineral resources of Afghanistan between 2006 and 2007. This report presents the results of this work and contains chapters describing and asse... View more info

Image for Taliban  Militant Islam, Oil and Fundamentalism in Central Asia

Taliban Militant Islam, Oil and Fundamentalism in Central Asia

By: Rashid, Ahmed

Price: $4.41

Publisher: New Haven, Connecticut, Yale Nota Bene Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 18558

ISBN: 0300089023

Condition: Very Good+


Unmarked. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. Shrouding themselves and their aims in deepest secrecy, the leaders of the Taliban movement control Afghanistan with an inflexible, crushing fundamentalism. The most extreme and radical of all Islamic organizations, the Taliban inspires fascination, controversy, and especially fear in both the Muslim world... View more info

Image for Natural Resources in Afghanistan  Geographic and Geologic Perspectives on Centuries of Conflict

Natural Resources in Afghanistan Geographic and Geologic Perspectives on Centuries of Conflict

By: Shroder, John F.

Price: $205.57

Publisher: Amsterdam, Elsevier: 2014

Seller ID: 18561

ISBN: 0128001356

Condition: New with no dust jacket


Unmarked. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. Published without Dust Jacket. Natural Resources in Afghanistan: Geographic and Geologic Perspectives on Centuries of Conflict details Afghanistan's physical geography - namely climate, soils, vegetation, water, hazards, and basic geologic background and terrain landforms - together with details of its ric... View more info

Image for Afghanistan  A Military History from Alexander the Great to the War against the Taliban

Afghanistan A Military History from Alexander the Great to the War against the Taliban

By: Tanner, Stephen

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Da Capo Press: 2009

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 18555

ISBN: 0306818264

Condition: Very Good+


Unmarked. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. For over 2,500 years, the forbidding territory of Afghanistan has served as a vital crossroads for armies and has witnessed history-shaping clashes between civilizations: Greek, Arab, Mongol, and Tartar, and, in more recent times, British, Russian, and American. When U. S. Troops entered Afghanistan in the... View more info

Image for Afghanistan  A Military History from Alexander the Great to the War against the Taliban

Afghanistan A Military History from Alexander the Great to the War against the Taliban

By: Tanner, Stephen

Price: $10.21

Publisher: Philadelphia, Da Capo Press: 2009

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 18557

ISBN: 0306818264

Condition: Very Good+


Unmarked. Probably never been read. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. For over 2,500 years, the forbidding territory of Afghanistan has served as a vital crossroads for armies and has witnessed history-shaping clashes between civilizations: Greek, Arab, Mongol, and Tartar, and, in more recent times, British, Russian, and American. When U. S. Troops ... View more info

Image for Identification of Mineral Resources in Afghanistan-Detecting and Mapping Resource Anomalies in Prioritized Areas Using Geophysical and Remote Sensing Data ASTER and Hymap

Identification of Mineral Resources in Afghanistan-Detecting and Mapping Resource Anomalies in Prioritized Areas Using Geophysical and Remote Sensing Data ASTER and Hymap

By: U.S. Department of the Interior

Price: $21.72

Publisher: Washington, D. C, U. S. Geological Survey: 2014

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18563

ISBN: 149602978X

Condition: Very Good+


Unmarked. Never been read. Small dents in upper part of front cover. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. As part of the U. S. Geological Survey (USGS) and Department of Defense Task Force for Business and Stability Operations (TFBSO) natural resources revitalization activities in Afghanistan, three new datasets have been collected, compiled, and analy... View more info

Image for Identification of Mineral Resources in Afghanistan? Detecting and Mapping Resource Anomalies in Prioritized Areas Using Geophysical and Remote Sensing   Data ASTER and Hymap

Identification of Mineral Resources in Afghanistan? Detecting and Mapping Resource Anomalies in Prioritized Areas Using Geophysical and Remote Sensing Data ASTER and Hymap

By: U.S. Department of the Interior

Price: $21.11

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Geological Survey: 2014

Seller ID: 18568

ISBN: 149602978X

Condition: Very Good


Unmarked, razor slice in front cover that penetrates cover. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. As part of the U. S. Geological Survey (USGS) and Department of Defense Task Force for Business and Stability Operations (TFBSO) natural resources revitalization activities in Afghanistan, three new datasets have been collected, compiled, and analyzed. Thes... View more info

Image for Afghanistan  Hidden Treasures from the National Museum, Kabul

Afghanistan Hidden Treasures from the National Museum, Kabul

By: Unknown

Price: $27.52

Publisher: Washington, D. C, National Geographic Society: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18560

ISBN: 1426203748

Condition: Very Good-


Unmarked. Book has appearance of light use with no easily noticeable wear. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. ; Color Photographs; 10.60 X 10.10 X 1.30 inches; 303 pages View more info

Image for The Afghan Marble  Afghanistan's Marble Industry Competitiveness

The Afghan Marble Afghanistan's Marble Industry Competitiveness

By: Yahya, Mir Abdul Rahim

Price: $74.42

Publisher: Germany, VDM Verlag Dr. Müller: 2010

Seller ID: 18556

ISBN: 3639235045

Condition: Very Good+


Unmarked. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. The Afghan marble quality, variety, color, and size of quarries paves the way for a great potential in the demand and supply chains of the Afghan marble in the domestic, regional, and international markets. Studies and researches so far conducted for this industry in Afghanistan, have not sufficiently anal... View more info