Afghanistan Pathfinder, The Other Side of the Sky Project



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Books and Print Resources

Find a sampling of Afghanistan book titles found in Churchill's library listed below:

  • The Great Gamble: The Soviet War in Afghanistan by Gregory Feifer, 2009.  Call number 958.1 F
  • My Forbidden Face: Growing up under the Taliban, A Young Woman's Story by Latifa, 2001.  Call number 958.1 L
  • Taliban and the Crisis of Afghanistan, edited by Robert D Crews, 2008. Call number 958.1046 C

To find additional books about Afghanistan in our library, go to our online catalog at http://library. Some key words to consider using in the search include:

  • Afghanistan
  • Muslim
  • Taliban
  • Afghanistan women
  • Afghanistan history
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • Afghanistan - Politics and government

Note -
Look for the cart of Afghanistan-related books in the Library!