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Foxtrot in Kandahar a memoir of a CIA Officer in Afghanistan at the inception of America"s longest war by Duane Evans

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United States,
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009,
  • Intelligence officers,
  • United States. Central Intelligence Agency,
  • Campaigns,
  • Secret service,
  • Taliban,
  • Biography,
  • American Personal narratives,
  • Afghan War, 2001-,
  • Special operations (Military science)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesMemoir of a CIA Officer in Afghanistan at the inception of America"s longest war
StatementDuane Evans
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS371.413 .E87 2017
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 172 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26952936M
ISBN 101611213576
ISBN 109781611213577
LC Control Number2017021615
OCLC/WorldCa975088105

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  Foxtrot in Kandahar is an excellent read. A book of modest size, it is worth reading more than once—as a simple adventure story, as a story of the people of the CIA in Afghanistan immediately after 9/11, as a description “from the trenches” of how to work with tribal leaders and their followers, and as a leadership textbook on how to lead. Foxtrot in Kandahar A Memoir of A CIA Officer in Afghanistan at the Inception of America's Longest War (Book): Evans, Duane: "Veteran CIA officer Duane Evans is dispatched to Pakistan to "get something going in the South," still under the Taliban's sway and al-Qa'ida. With no "Southern Alliance" for the U.S. to support, a new strategy is called for. This is the true story of Evans's. Foxtrot in Kandahar | Honorable Mention, , War & Military Given by Foreword (INDIES)Finalist, , New Mexico - Arizona Book Co-op Award, Non-fiction--otherKandahar. The ancient desert crossroads and, as of fall of , ground zero for the Taliban and al-Qa'ida in southern : Savas Beatie. Foxtrot in Kandahar: A Memoir of a CIA Officer in Afghanistan at the Inception of America's Longest War out of 5 30 review Add Your Review.

Midwest Book Review - "Exceptionally well informed and informative. "Foxtrot in Kandahar: A Memoir of a CIA Officer in Afghanistan at the Inception of America's Longest War" is an extraordinary read from cover to cover and will have a special appeal and value for academicians and non-specialist general readers with an interest in modern warfare, Afghan tribal politics, and the contemporary 5/5. Foxtrot in Kandahar: A Memoir of a CIA Officer in Afghanistan At the Inception of America's Longest War. El Dorado Hills, CA: Savas Beatie LLC. Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide) Evans, Duane, , Foxtrot in Kandahar: A Memoir of a CIA Officer in Afghanistan At the Inception of America's Longest War. Read "Foxtrot in Kandahar A Memoir of a CIA Officer in Afghanistan at the Inception of America's Longest War" by Duane Evans available from Rakuten Kobo. A thrilling true story of courage and duty after 9/11—“an extraordinary read from cover to cover Gritty, frustrati Brand: Savas Beatie. "Foxtrot in Kandahar" is a Foreword INDIES winner in War & Military (Adult Nonfiction). Foxtrot in Kandahar is the true story of veteran CIA officer Duane Evans’ unexpected journey from the pristine halls of Langley to the badlands of southern Afghanistan, a quest that eventually takes him to the front lines in Pakistan. Evans'.