Fighting Season

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    Every year in Afghanistan, after winter has passed and the opium poppies have been harvested, local men re-emerge to confront the latest foreign 'invader' and the fighting season begins again. The soldier's experience is full of contrasts. From the thrill of adventure in a vast open country to the frustration of being withdrawn from action by behind-the-scenes bureaucrats; from watching a friend fall victim to a suicide bomber to being charmed by ordinary people caught in the conflict. Fighting Season is a no-holds-barred account that will change the reader's view of the Afghan campaign and offers a true perspective on the West's ability to fight terrorism and promote democracy in foreign lands.

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    Number of Pages: 272
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780715645291
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    Listed in: Memoirs, Asian history, Afghan War
    Publisher: Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd

    Books by Graham Lee

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