Tournament of Shadows

A history of the struggle for mastery in Centra Asia

Tournament of Shadows

A history of the struggle for mastery in Centra Asia

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Tournament of Shadows
Language: en
Pages: 646
Authors: Karl E. Meyer, Katherine Meyer, Shareen Blair Brysac
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-10-28 - Publisher: Counterpoint

A history of the struggle for mastery in Centra Asia
Tournament of Shadows
Language: en
Pages: 646
Authors: Karl Ernest Meyer, Shareen Blair Brysac
Categories: Asia, Central
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:

The original Great Game (1800-1917), the clandestine struggle between Russia and Britain for mastery of Central Asia, has long been regarded as one of the greatest geopolitical conflicts in history. The prize, control of the vast Eurasian heartland, was believed by some to be the key to world domination. Teeming
Taliban and Anti-Taliban
Language: en
Pages: 225
Authors: Farhat Taj
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-25 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) of Pakistan has been in the spotlight since 9/11. This tiny piece of land is crucial to all: a determinant of the military outcome in Afghanistan for international community; a strategic space for its hostile ally, Pakistan, for its ambitions in Afghanistan and beyond; a
Southern Tibet: Transhimalaya
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Sven Anders Hedin
Categories: Tibet Autonomous Region (China)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher:

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The Secret World
Language: en
Pages: 960
Authors: Christopher Andrew
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-28 - Publisher: Penguin UK

The history of espionage is far older than any of today's intelligence agencies, yet the long history of intelligence operations has been largely forgotten. The first mention of espionage in world literature is in the Book of Exodus.'God sent out spies into the land of Canaan'. From there, Christopher Andrew