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Afghanistan-Washington"s Secret War

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United States, Politics/International Relations, International Relations - General, Political Science, Politics - Current Events, Soviet occupation, 1979-1989, Foreign relations, History, Afghan
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7837350M
ISBN 100717807320
ISBN 139780717807321

This is an extremely informative book on the USA's war against Afghanistan. Bonofsky shows how the US government attacked the Afghan government just because it upheld Afghanistan's sovereignty and progress. In Aprilthe Afghan people overthrew the country's feudal regime.

The new Afghan government tried to create a secular, equal society.5/5(2). A new edition of this book, based on events that the author had witnessed personally during the s. Includes supplementary material and an index. pages. Additional information. Weight: 13 oz: Dimensions: × 1 × in: Pages: Author: Philip Bonosky.

1 review for Afghanistan – Washington’s Secret War. Rev. of: Washington's secret war against Afghanistan. 1st ed. Pages: Get this from a library. Afghanistan- Washington's secret war. [Phillip Bonosky] -- This book on Afghanistan is the result of two visits there in and close attention to developments since.

His firsthand experience left an unforgettable impression on him as to just how the. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bonosky, Phillip.

Washington's secret war against Afghanistan. New York: International Publishers. Washington's Secret War is not only a revisionist view of the American ordeal at Valley Forge - it calls for a new assessment of the man too often simplified into an American legend.

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Hal Colebatch's new book, AUSTRALIA'S SECRET WAR, tells the shocking, true, but until now largely suppressed and hidden story of the war waged from to by a number of key Australian trade unions against their own society and against the men and women of their own country's fighting forces at the time of its gravest peril.

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In ‘The Secret War’, Max Hastings examines the espionage and intelligence machines of all sides in World War II, and the impact of spies, code-breakers and partisan operations on events.

Written on a global scale, the book brings together accounts from British, American, German, Russian and Japanese sources to tell the story of a secret war. In ‘The Secret War’, Max Hastings examines the espionage and intelligence machines of all sides in World War II, and the impact of spies, code-breakers and partisan operations on events.

In The Secret War, Max Hastings presents a worldwide cast of characters and extraordinary sagas of intelligence and Resistance to create a new perspective on the greatest conflict in history.

The book links tales of high courage ashore, at sea and in the air to the work of the brilliant `boffins' battling the enemy's technology.

George Morgenstern’s Pearl Harbor: The Story of the Secret War has to be one of the bravest books ever ’s a wonder it came out at all, but it did, injust as the war ended and FDR had died.

It argues that the bombing was not unexpected, but provoked—and even wanted—by the administration as a “backdoor to the war” that FDR really desired as a means to rescue his.

THE SECRET WAR Spies, Cyphers and Guerrillas By Max Hastings Illustrated. Harper/HarperCollins Publishers. $ Spying is the second-oldest profession, at least according to the. Despite all that has already been written on Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Joseph Persico has uncovered a hitherto overlooked dimension of FDR's wartime leadership: his involvement in intelligence and espionage elt's Secret War is crowded with remarkable revelations: FDR wanted to bomb Tokyo before Pearl Harbor-A defector from Hitler's inner circle reported directly.

Taking a break with Catastrophe: (), veteran military historian Hastings returns to World War II with the usual entirely satisfying results. There are plenty of excellent accounts of the war’s espionage, codebreaking, and secret operations.

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The secret war against the Jews by John Loftus, John Loftus, Mark Aarons,St. Martin's Griffin edition, in English - [Pbk.

ed.]. It can be argued that the Middle East during the World War II has been regarded as that conflict’s most overlooked theater of operations. Though the threat of direct Axis invasion never materialized beyond the Egyptian Western Desert with Rommel’s Afrika Korps, this did not limit the Axis from probing the Middle East and cultivating potential collaborators and sympathizers.

'The Secret War' links tales of high courage ashore, at sea and in the air to the work of the brilliant 'boffins' at home, battling the enemy's technology. Most of the strivings, adventures and sacrifices of spies, Resistance, Special Forces and even of the codebreakers were wasted, Hastings says, but a fraction was so priceless that no nation.

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Has a lot of information about the Afghan imbroglio. The book tries to explain why and how the US sponsored the war in Afghanistan, absolves it from any responsibility in the ensuing chaos (as it was "Zia'ul Haq' s war) but takes the credit for victory over Soviet s: Buy Afghan War books from today.

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