Nights in Kabul
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Nights in Kabul actions behind the curtain during the last two decades in Afghanistan by Umarzai.

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Published by Area Study Centre in Peshawar .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementUmarzai ; translated by Sher Zaman Taizi ; edited by Syed Fida Yunas.
ContributionsYunas, S. Fida, 1923-
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 164 p. ;
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3440586M
LC Control Number2005309336

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