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Description - The Making of Modern Afghanistan by B. D. Hopkins

Examines the evolution of the modern Afghan state in the shadow of Britain's imperial presence in South Asia during the first half of the nineteenth century, and challenges the staid assumptions that the Afghans were little more than pawns in a larger Anglo-Russian imperial rivalry known as the 'Great Game'.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780230554214
ISBN-10: 0230554210
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 19mm)
Pages: 277
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 24-Oct-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - B. D. Hopkins

B. D.HOPKINS is currently an Assistant Professor in the Elliott School of International Affairs at the George Washington University. His work focuses on modern South Asian history, in particular that of Afghanistan and the northwest frontier during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. He is also co-author (with Magnus Marsden) of Fragments of the Afghan Frontier, as well as numerous journalarticles.

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Making of Modern Afghanistan by B. D. Hopkins
Paperback, October 2008
$62.48