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The Resource The dark defile : Britain's catastrophic invasion of Afghanistan, 1838-1842, Diana Preston

The dark defile : Britain's catastrophic invasion of Afghanistan, 1838-1842, Diana Preston

Label
The dark defile : Britain's catastrophic invasion of Afghanistan, 1838-1842
Title
The dark defile
Title remainder
Britain's catastrophic invasion of Afghanistan, 1838-1842
Statement of responsibility
Diana Preston
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the mid-nineteenth-century war in Afghanistan documents how the British government sought to protect regional interests by attempting to install a puppet ruler only to be defeated by united Afghanistan tribes
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
958.1/03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS363
LC item number
.P74 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The dark defile : Britain's catastrophic invasion of Afghanistan, 1838-1842, Diana Preston
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
1352041
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
vii, 307 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780802779823
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011024091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1352041
  • (Sirsi) 1352041
  • (OCoLC)732847949
Label
The dark defile : Britain's catastrophic invasion of Afghanistan, 1838-1842, Diana Preston
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
1352041
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
vii, 307 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780802779823
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011024091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1352041
  • (Sirsi) 1352041
  • (OCoLC)732847949

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