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The Anglo-Afghan Wars 1839-1919

Gregory Fremont-Barnes

The Anglo-Afghan Wars 1839-1919

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Published by Osprey in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Afghan Wars

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [92]-93) and index.

    StatementGregory Fremont-Barnes.
    SeriesEssential histories -- 40
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS361 .F76 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24048275M
    ISBN 101846034469
    ISBN 109781846034466
    LC Control Number2009504023


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THE ANGLO-AFGHAN WARS provides the reader with a commendably concise and satisfying narrative summary of the essential facts surrounding the First, Second and Third Anglo-Afghan conflicts.

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FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID Brand: Bloomsbury USA. The first two wars ( - 42, - 81) were attempts to expunge pro-Russian sympathies, and thehe third, ina result of an Afghan-declared holy war against British India.

In the last of the three, overAfghans answered the call for a holy war, generating a military force that would prove too great for the British Imperial army. The first two wars ( and ) were wars of the Great Game; the British Empire's attempts to combat growing Russian influence near India's borders.

The third, fought inwas an Afghan-declared holy war against British India - in which overAfghans answered the call, and raised a force that would prove too great for the British Imperial army. This book reveals the history of these three Anglo-Afghan wars, the imperial power struggles that led to conflict and the torturous experiences of the men on the ground.

The book concludes with a brief overview of the background to today's conflict in Afghanistan, and sketches the historical parallels. Reviews of the The Anglo-Afghan Wars: This book reveals the history of these three Anglo-Afghan wars, the imperial power struggles that led to conflict and the torturous experiences of the men on the ground.

The book concludes with a brief overview of the background to today's conflict in Afghanistan, and sketches the historical parallels.

THE ANGLO-AFGHAN WARS provides the reader with a commendably concise and satisfying narrative summary of the essential facts surrounding the First, Second and Third Anglo-Afghan conflicts. Cutting the losses of national treasure and the lives of its young men was, apparently, the Empire's only victory/5(20).

Anglo-Afghan Wars, three conflicts (–42; –80; ) in which Great Britain, from its base in India, sought to extend its control over neighbouring Afghanistan and to oppose Russian influence there. Following a protracted civil war that began inthe Bārakzay clan became the ruling.

The first two wars ( and ) were wars of the Great Game; the British Empire's attempts to combat growing Russian influence near India's borders. The third, fought inwas an Afghan-declared holy war against British India - in which overAfghans answered the call, and raised a force that would prove too great for the British Imperial army/5(39).

The first two wars (–42 and –81) were wars of the Great Game; the British Empire's attempts to combat growing Russian influence near India's borders. The third, fought inwas an Afghan-declared holy war against British India – in which overAfghans answered the call, and raised a force that would prove too great for the British Imperial army.

The first two wars (–42 and –81) were wars of the Great Game, the British Empire's attempts to combat growing Russian influence near India's borders.

The third, fought inwas an Afghan-declared holy war against British India – in which overAfghans answered the call, and raised a force that would prove too great for the British Imperial army.

The Anglo-Afghan Wars &#; | During the 19th century Britain entered into three brutal wars with Afghanistan, each one saw the British trying and failing to. The Anglo-Afghan Wars [Gregory Fremont-Barnes] -- During the 19th century, Britain entered into three brutal wars with Afghanistan, each one saw the British trying and failing to gain control of a warlike and impenetrable territory.

THE ANGLO-AFGHAN WARS provides the reader with a commendably concise and satisfying narrative summary of the essential facts surrounding the First, Second and Third Anglo-Afghan conflicts. Cutting the losses of national treasure and the lives of its young men was, apparently, the Empire's only victory/5(20).

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Designed for classroom use, The First Anglo-Afghan Wars gathers in one volume primary source materials related to the first two wars that Great Britain launched against native leaders of the Afghan region. From toand again from toBritain fought to expand its empire and prevent Russian expansion into the region's northwest frontier, which was considered the gateway to.

ANGLO-AFGHAN WARS. First Anglo-Afghan war (). i i. Second Anglo-Afghan war (). iii. Third Anglo-Afghan war (). First Anglo-Afghan War () This war was fought between a British Indian army in alliance with the still-independent Sikhs under Ranjit Singh, and the Bārakzay rulers of Kabul and Qandahār.

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The First Anglo-Afghan War (Pashto: د افغان-انگرېز لومړۍ جگړه ‎, also known by the British as the Disaster in Afghanistan) was fought between the British East India Company and the Emirate of Afghanistan from to Initially, the British successfully intervened in a succession dispute between emir Dost Mohammad and former emir Shah Shujah (), whom they installed Location: Afghanistan.

Afghan Wars is as much a political as a military history. Using previously unpublished official dispatches and private letters as well as existing histories, this book was the first work by a British academic to tell the story of all three Anglo-Afghan conflicts in a Book Edition: UK Ed.

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The First Anglo–Afghan War was fought between British India and Afghanistan from to It was one of the first major conflicts during the Great Game, the 19th century competition for power and influence in Central Asia between the United Kingdom and Russia, and also marked. The British wanted to control Afghanistan to prevent Russians from advancing on India.

The Criss Library has rich resource materials on the Anglo-Afghan Wars and Afghanistan's relations with Great Britain with a number of books by British authors from the Arthur Paul Afghanistan Collection available from Digital [email protected]: Amy Schindler.

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The Second Anglo-Afghan War (Pashto: د افغان-انګرېز دويمه جګړه ‎) was a military conflict fought between the British Raj and the Emirate of Afghanistan from towhen the latter was ruled by Sher Ali Khan of the Barakzai dynasty, the son of former Emir Dost Mohammad on: Emirate of Afghanistan.

During the nineteenth century, two large European empires vied for dominance in Central Asia. In what was called the "Great Game," the Russian Empire moved south while the British Empire moved north from its so-called crown jewel, colonial interests collided in Afghanistan, resulting in the First Anglo-Afghan War of to Author: Kallie Szczepanski.The first Anglo-Afghan war Lessons unlearned.

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