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10 books about Afghanistan

Pick up one of these featured titles on Afghanistan in May 2021.

There are hundreds of books published on Afghanistan. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.

The Broken Circle: A Memoir of Escaping Afghanistan by Enjeela Ahmadi-Miller

Category: Cultural & Regional

This book was published 2 years ago by Little A and takes approximately 9.0 hours to read.

Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001 by Steve Coll

Category: United States

This book was published 17 years ago by Penguin Books and takes approximately 24.5 hours to read.

Directorate S: The C.I.A. and America's Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan by Steve Coll

Category: Pakistan

This book was published 2 years ago by Penguin Books and takes approximately 26.1 hours to read.

Afghanistan: A History from 1260 to the Present by Jonathan L. Lee

Category: Central Asia

This book was published 2 years ago by Reaktion Books and takes approximately 26.1 hours to read.

Afghanistan: Hidden Treasures from the National Museum, Kabul by Fredrik Hiebert

Category: Individual Architects & Firms

This book was published 13 years ago by National Geographic and takes approximately 10.1 hours to read.

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Unbelievable Pictures and Facts About Afghanistan by Olivia Greenwood

Category: Children's Cookbooks

This book was published 2 years ago by Independently published and takes approximately 1.4 hours to read.

Alone at Dawn by Dan Schilling

Category: Asia

This book was published last year by Confer Books and takes approximately 12.4 hours to read.

Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead by Jim Mattis

Category: Afghan War

This book was published 2 years ago by Random House and takes approximately 10.7 hours to read.

Secret War in Laos: Green Berets, CIA, and the Hmong by Steven Schofield

Category: Vietnam War

This book was published 2 years ago by Independently published and takes approximately 9.6 hours to read.

Outlaw Platoon: Heroes, Renegades, Infidels, and the Brotherhood of War in Afghanistan by Sean Parnell

Category: Afghan War

This book was published 8 years ago by William Morrow Paperbacks and takes approximately 13.9 hours to read.

We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.

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