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Neumann -- The other war : winning and losing in... -- 2009

Call Number
958.1047
N492
2009
Author Neumann, Ronald E. (Ronald Eldredge).
Title The other war : winning and losing in Afghanistan / Ronald E. Neumann ; foreword by Bruce Riedel.
Edition 1st ed.
Imprint Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, c2009.
Physical Description xxiii, 245 p. : map ; 24 cm.
ISBN/ISSN 9781597974271 (alk. paper).
Series (ADST-DACOR diplomats and diplomacy series).
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-230) and index.
Contents: First days -- Elections and more -- Fall 2005 -- Wake up, Washington : fighting, drugs, and money -- Afghan institutions and donor cooperation -- Force and money : where is the margin for victory? -- Progress, not victory -- Force, money, and decisions : 2007 begins -- Final days -- Wrap up -- Epilogue.
Summary: A personal account from the former US Ambassador in Kabul (mid-2005-March 2007) of his time and his decisions as well as a general narrative of the management of US policy towards Afghanistan during this time.
Subject Headings Afghan War, 2001- – Personal narratives, American.
Neumann, Ronald E. (Ronald Eldredge), 1944- .
Ambassadors – United States – Biography.
Afghanistan – Foreign relations – United States.
United States – Foreign relations – Afghanistan.
United States – Military policy.
Military assistance, American – Afghanistan.
Economic assistance, American – Afghanistan.
Accession Number 12533
Language English
Copies 1
Record Number 11293