The Resource Power struggle over Afghanistan : an inside look at what went wrong, and what we can do to repair the damage, Kai Eide, (electronic resource)

Power struggle over Afghanistan : an inside look at what went wrong, and what we can do to repair the damage, Kai Eide, (electronic resource)

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Power struggle over Afghanistan : an inside look at what went wrong, and what we can do to repair the damage
Title
Power struggle over Afghanistan
Title remainder
an inside look at what went wrong, and what we can do to repair the damage
Statement of responsibility
Kai Eide
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Language
eng
Summary
Based on the author's own conversations with President Karzai and other Afghan politicians, as well as prominent international representatives, Power Struggle Over Afghanistan is a Norwegian diplomat's account of his two years at the United Nations. Eide was President Karzai's closest international interlocutor from March 2008-2010 and he interacted with him regularly during the most hectic periods. It was a time marred by widespread fraud, including the controversial presidential elections, and gross international interference, much of which is still unknown to the general public. Working closely with Karzai, Eide was inevitably caught up in the rivalries between the Afghani authorities and the international community, as well as in the tensions generated by the security situation. Eide speaks freely and honestly about the political gambles, the military reality, and the people he met. His story is a unique account of contemporary Afghanistan, and its critique of military and civilian operations in Afghanistan will without doubt prove controversial
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Midwest
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1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eide, Kai
Dewey number
958.10471
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nation-building
  • Peace-building
  • Postwar reconstruction
  • National security
  • Electronic books
  • Afghanistan
Target audience
adult
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Power struggle over Afghanistan : an inside look at what went wrong, and what we can do to repair the damage, Kai Eide, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781628732504
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(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • c
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12343151
Publisher number
MWT12343151
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Power struggle over Afghanistan : an inside look at what went wrong, and what we can do to repair the damage, Kai Eide, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781628732504
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12343151
Publisher number
MWT12343151
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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