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The Resource Playing the great game : Britain, war and politics in Afghanistan since 1839, Edmund Yorke ; [foreword by Ed Butler]

Playing the great game : Britain, war and politics in Afghanistan since 1839, Edmund Yorke ; [foreword by Ed Butler]

Label
Playing the great game : Britain, war and politics in Afghanistan since 1839
Title
Playing the great game
Title remainder
Britain, war and politics in Afghanistan since 1839
Statement of responsibility
Edmund Yorke ; [foreword by Ed Butler]
Title variation
Britain, war and politics in Afghanistan since 1839
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yorke, Edmund James
Dewey number
  • 327.410581
  • 941.081-M
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
Label
Playing the great game : Britain, war and politics in Afghanistan since 1839, Edmund Yorke ; [foreword by Ed Butler]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 426-437) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The lure of the Indus: the First Afghan War -- Elphinstone's blunder -- Retribution, fire and sword -- Lytton's folly: the Second Afghan War 1878-80 -- Roberts' revenge -- From defeat to victory: Maiwand to Kandahar -- 'Amanullah's war': the Third Afghan War -- Chasing the Taliban: the Fourth Afghan War
Control code
FIEb17287601
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
448 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780709091967
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)775030760
Label
Playing the great game : Britain, war and politics in Afghanistan since 1839, Edmund Yorke ; [foreword by Ed Butler]
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 426-437) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The lure of the Indus: the First Afghan War -- Elphinstone's blunder -- Retribution, fire and sword -- Lytton's folly: the Second Afghan War 1878-80 -- Roberts' revenge -- From defeat to victory: Maiwand to Kandahar -- 'Amanullah's war': the Third Afghan War -- Chasing the Taliban: the Fourth Afghan War
Control code
FIEb17287601
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
448 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780709091967
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)775030760

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