ERIC Number: ED033361
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Feb
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Area Handbook for Afghanistan.
Smith, Harvey H.; And Others
This handbook is one of a series prepared by Foreign Area Studies (FAS) of The American University as a convenient compilation of basic fact for American military and other personnel overseas. It deals with the political, social, economic, and military developments since 1959, which have contributed to Afghanistan's continuing national stability and its gradual progress toward becoming an increasingly modern state. (Author/FWB)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Business, Communications, Cultural Background, Demography, Education, Ethnic Groups, Geography, Government (Administrative Body), Guides, History, Industry, Language, Living Standards, Military Organizations, Public Health, Social Values, Transportation
Clearinghouse for Federal Scientific and Technical Information, Springfield, Va. 22151 (AD 685 515, MF $0.65, prepayment requested); Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (HC $3.50)
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Authoring Institution: American Univ., Washington, DC. Foreign Area Studies.
Note: Revision of second edition dated 1959.