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O Cacador De Pipas = The Kite Runneras

by Hosseini, Khaled

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2005
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Rio De Janiero: Editora Nova Fronteira, 2005 Translation into Portuguese by Maria Helena Bouanet. "The Kite Runner..tells the story of Amir, a young boy from the Wazir Akbar Khan district of Kabul, whose closest friend is Hassan. The story is set against a backdrop of tumultuous events, from the fall of Afghanistan's monarchy through the Soviet military intervention, the exodus… Read more
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The Road to Oxiana (Introd. by Bruce Chatwin)

by Byron,Robert

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1992
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London: Penguin, 1992 Classic travel book . "a wonderful record of his journeys, full of vivid reporting,exact observation of people and places, and very funny dialogue." 341p.map.Remaonder mark. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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Vol.160 #4 October 1981

by National Geographic

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1981
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Washington: National Geographic Society, 1981 Illustrated articles by enan T Erim "Ancient Aphrodisias Lives through is Art" (pp 526-551) by Debra Denker on the non-Muslim Kalash people of Pakistan (Alleged to be descended from the army of Alexander the Great) (pp. 458-473). Soft Cover. Very Good. Periodical/Magazine.
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The Light Garden of the Angel King : Journeys in Afghanistan

by Levi,Peter

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1973
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Newton Abbot: Reader's Union, 1973 A trip through Afghanistan (accompanied by Bruce Chatwin who took the photographs) ostensibly in search of the the passage of Alexander the Great - but full of fascinating details about the various cultures and the travellers who passed that way. This copy very clean and crisp. 287p. illus. index. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.
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The Light Garden of the Angel King : Journeys in Afghanistan

by Levi,Peter

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Newton Abbot: Reader's Union, 1973 A trip through Afghanistan (accompanied by Bruce Chatwin who took the photographs) ostensibly in search of the the passage of Alexander the Great - but full of fascinating details about the various cultures and the travellers who passed that way. This copy very clean and crisp. 287p. illus. index. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.
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Zoya's Story: An Afghan Woman's Struggle for Freedom

by Follain, John & Cristofari, Rita

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2002
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William Morrow, 2002 Zoya's Story is a young woman's searing account of her clandestine war of resistance against the Taliban and religious fanaticism at the risk of her own life. An epic tale of fear and suffering, courage and hope, Zoya's Story is a powerful testament to the ongoing battle to claim human rights for the women of Afghanistan.Though she… Read more
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The Afghan Amulet : Travels From the Hindu Kush to Razgrad

by Paine, Sheila

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1994
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New York: St.Martin's Press., 1994 A search for the origins of a traditional textile motif used as an amulet took Sheila Paine from Pakistan to Bulgaria, with descriptive accounts of her experiences travelling alone, the women she met and their situation, and especially her description of Afghanistan. 278p. illus.maps.index. 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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The Afghan Amulet : Travels From the Hindu Kush to Razgrad

by Paine, Sheila

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1994
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New York: St.Martin's Press., 1994 A search for the origins of a traditional textile motif used as an amulet took Sheila Paine from Pakistan to Bulgaria, with descriptive accounts of her experiences travelling alone, the women she met and their situation, and especially her description of Afghanistan. 278p. illus.maps.index. 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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The Art of Afghanistan

by Auboyer, Jeannine

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1968
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London: Paul Hamlyn, 1968 Large foemat book illustrating the art and archirecture of Afghanistan befvore the devastation of war and the Taliban.74 pages of text + 140 pages of plates. Dj price clipped with some slight chipping, now protected in a plastic sleeve.. 1st UK Edition.. Near Fine/Very Good, Price Clipped.
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Danziger's Travels Beyond Forbidden Frontiers

by Danziger, Nick

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1989
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London: Paladin., 1989 Danzigers Travels is a riveting account of a daring 18 month journey from Istanbul to Peking. "After walking and hitch-hiking his way through southern Turkey and the Iran of the Ayatollahs, he entered Afghanistan illegally in the wake of a convoy of Chinese weapons and spent another two months dodging Russian helicopter gunships with rebel guerrillas. He… Read more
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Price of Honor: Muslim Women Lift the Veil of Silence on the Islamic World

by Goodwin, Jan

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1995
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New York: Plume / Penguin, 1995 "In recent years, the expanding movement of militant Islam has changed the way millions think, behave, dress, and live, but nowhere has its impact been more powerfully felt than in its dramatic, often devastating effect on the lives of women. Award-winning journalist Jan Goodwin traveled through ten Islamic countries and interviewed hundreds of Muslim… Read more
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Pakistan's Kalash : People of Fire and Fervor (IN : Vol.160 # 4 October 1981 P.459-473)

by Denker, Debra

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Washington: National Geographic Society, 1981 Illustrated article by Debra Denker on the non-Muslim Kalash people of Pakistan (Alleged to be descended from the army of Alexander the Great) (pp. 458-473). Soft Cover. Very Good. Periodical/Magazine.
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The Road to Oxiana (Introd. by Bruce Chatwin)

by Byron,Robert

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London: Penguin, 1992 Classic travel book . "a wonderful record of his journeys, full of vivid reporting,exact observation of people and places, and very funny dialogue." 341p.map.. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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Between Oxus and Jumna

by Toynbee,Arnold J.

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1961
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Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1961 Travels in NW India, West Pakistan and Afghanistan. Laid in between pp 164-165)is a clipping from "The Times" of Nov 19th. 1962 (about a visit to Peshawar) which has left a brown shadow from the old newsprint (this is now inside a plastic sleeve) 212p. plates (some col.) fold out map. index. 1st.Can Ed... Hard… Read more
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Between Oxus and Jumna

by Toynbee,Arnold J.

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1963
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London: Reader's Union, 1963 212p. plates (some col.) index. BCE.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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The Afghan Amulet : Travels From the Hindu Kush to Razgrad

by Paine, Sheila

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1994
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New York: St.Martin's Press., 1994 A search for the origins of a traditional textile motif used as an amulet took Sheila Paine from Pakistan to Bulgaria, with descriptive accounts of her experiences travelling alone, the women she met and their situation, and especially her description of Afghanistan. 278p. illus.maps.index. 1st.US Ed.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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The Afghan Amulet : Travels From the Hindu Kush to Razgrad

by Paine, Sheila

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1994
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New York: St.Martin's Press., 1994 A search for the origins of a traditional textile motif used as an amulet took Sheila Paine from Pakistan to Bulgaria, with descriptive accounts of her experiences travelling alone, the women she met and their situation, and especially her description of Afghanistan. 278p. illus.maps.index. 1st.US Ed.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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