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An informative book but a tedious read. The first part of the book deals with the history of this country. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Ameena A.
Ann Jones explores the lives of people left behind after the long series of (and continuing) war in Afghanistan. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Sheila M. Duane
Ann Jones' "Kabul in Winter: Life Without Peace" is extraordinary: presenting the reality at its most granular level. Read morePublished on January 31, 2013 by Amazon Customer
Another reviewer said the book was 'angry'. I don't see anger. I find it remarkably steely-eyed informative. Read morePublished on January 19, 2013 by Dennis Argall
A bit of a slog, but an interesting read, particularly for those hoping to get a better sense of the logistical and cultural challenges facing the reconstruction process in... Read morePublished on September 28, 2011 by Autumn Sun
Well written. Insightful look at NGOs in afg and the harm they can do to the common afg citizens economyPublished on December 17, 2010 by Gypsy
I thought this was a great book. Did Ann embellish the truth? I am sure she did to some degree driven by the horrendous way Afghans treat their women. Read morePublished on November 1, 2010 by LeeSeeker
In the interest of disclosure, I only read the first 100 pages before my stomach couldn't take anymore. This book should probably be placed in the fiction section. Read morePublished on July 4, 2010 by Tony