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The Resource Opium season : a year on the Afghan frontier, Joel Hafvenstein

Opium season : a year on the Afghan frontier, Joel Hafvenstein

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Opium season : a year on the Afghan frontier
Title
Opium season
Title remainder
a year on the Afghan frontier
Statement of responsibility
Joel Hafvenstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An aid volunteer documents his year working for an American-funded program in Afghanistan, as the group is caught between helping the poppy farmers who are struggling to make a living and fighting off the Taliban forces threatening to occupy the area
Biography type
contains biographical information
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223241
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
958.104/7
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.4
LC item number
.H32 2007
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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a year on the Afghan frontier
Label
Opium season : a year on the Afghan frontier, Joel Hafvenstein
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prelude : the end -- Little America -- Yaqub -- City of dust -- Mullah Omar's drought -- Into the minefield -- Salaam to Helmand -- A million dollars a mile -- The place of the soldiers -- Jack of all trades -- The Babaji abduction -- Christmas in Helmand -- The warlords' vendetta -- Guns and poppies -- New California -- Traveling difficulties -- The way of love -- Good cop, bad cop -- Politics as usual -- The royal bungalow -- The indispensable warlords -- Back on track -- Gunfire in the backyard -- Valley of death -- Defining success -- Three days in May -- In limbo -- Helmand at war -- Badakhshan
Control code
ocm148949291
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 337 pages
Isbn
9781599211312
Lccn
2007034177
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)148949291
  • (OCoLC)148949291
  • (Sirsi) a917253
Label
Opium season : a year on the Afghan frontier, Joel Hafvenstein
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prelude : the end -- Little America -- Yaqub -- City of dust -- Mullah Omar's drought -- Into the minefield -- Salaam to Helmand -- A million dollars a mile -- The place of the soldiers -- Jack of all trades -- The Babaji abduction -- Christmas in Helmand -- The warlords' vendetta -- Guns and poppies -- New California -- Traveling difficulties -- The way of love -- Good cop, bad cop -- Politics as usual -- The royal bungalow -- The indispensable warlords -- Back on track -- Gunfire in the backyard -- Valley of death -- Defining success -- Three days in May -- In limbo -- Helmand at war -- Badakhshan
Control code
ocm148949291
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 337 pages
Isbn
9781599211312
Lccn
2007034177
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)148949291
  • (OCoLC)148949291
  • (Sirsi) a917253

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