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Northern Afghanistan

Yate, Charles Edward

Northern Afghanistan

or Letters from the Afghan Boundary Commission

by Yate, Charles Edward

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Published by al-Biruni in Lahore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Afghanistan,
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Yate, Charles Edward, 1849-,
    • Afghanistan -- Description and Travel.,
    • Afghanistan -- Boundaries -- Soviet Union.,
    • Soviet Union -- Boundaries -- Afghanistan.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby C. E. Yate.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS352 .Y37 1976
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 430 p. :
      Number of Pages430
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4708724M
      LC Control Number77930685

      Ahmad Shah Massoud, commander of the Northern Alliance, an anti-Taliban coalition, is assassinated by al-Qaeda operatives. The killing of Massoud, a master of guerilla warfare known as the Lion of. Banks et al. [38] reported U concentrations of 62 ppb from dug wells in Qurgan and Andkhoi in the Faryab province of northern Afghanistan, increasing towards the north of the province. Uranium.


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