"Apart from the outstanding primary-source research of Van Linschoten and Kuehn, a major strength of the book lies in their ability to address policy recommendations regarding the future of the Taliban in Afghanistan."--Middle East Policy
About the Author
Alex Strick van Linschoten and Felix Kuehn are researchers and writers. They have worked in Afghanistan since 2006, focusing on the Taliban insurgency and the history of southern Afghanistan over the past four decades. They are the co-editors of a Taliban memoir entitled My Life with the Taliban.