Why do some places in the world experience such conflict What is it like to live in a war-torn country This series explores contentious issues that divide our world physically in conflict and philosophically in opinion.
The background, history and key events of conflicts in Afghanistan are presented. Different opinions, including views found in the media, are explored alongside factual accounts of events. Readers are encouraged to think about their own views and discuss controversial topics.
Any book on Afghanistan needs to be informative, objective, balanced, thought provoking and very readable. This book does just that. ... The text is complimented by interesting and informative photographs. - School Librarian
A good foundation for research and debate. - Carousel
An admirably well balanced and clear-headed account of an immensely complex conflict, fleshed out with cleverly chosen quotes and sources. - School Librarian