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The Resource Jihad : the rise of militant Islam in Central Asia, Ahmed Rashid

Jihad : the rise of militant Islam in Central Asia, Ahmed Rashid

Label
Jihad : the rise of militant Islam in Central Asia
Title
Jihad
Title remainder
the rise of militant Islam in Central Asia
Statement of responsibility
Ahmed Rashid
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The terrorist attacks of September 11 have turned the world's attention to areas of the globe about which we know very little. The author turns his skills as an investigative journalist to the five Central Asian republics adjacent to Afghanistan
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
958/.0429
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS329.4
LC item number
.R38 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Jihad : the rise of militant Islam in Central Asia, Ahmed Rashid
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Central Asia's Islamic warriors -- pt. I. Islam and politics in Central Asia, past and present : Conquerors and saints, the past as present ; Islam underground in the Soviet Union ; The first decade of independence -- pt. II. Islamic movements in Central Asia since 1991 : The Islamic renaissance party and the civil war in Tajikistan ;The Hizb ut-Tahrir, reviving the caliphate ; Namangani and the Islamic movement of Uzbekistan ; Namangani and jihad in Central Asia ; The new great game? the United States, Russia and China ; Central Asia and its neighbors ; An uncertain future -- Appendix: The call to jihad by the Islamic movement of Uzbekistan
Control code
48383326
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 281 p.
Isbn
9780300093452
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001006898
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)48383326
Label
Jihad : the rise of militant Islam in Central Asia, Ahmed Rashid
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Central Asia's Islamic warriors -- pt. I. Islam and politics in Central Asia, past and present : Conquerors and saints, the past as present ; Islam underground in the Soviet Union ; The first decade of independence -- pt. II. Islamic movements in Central Asia since 1991 : The Islamic renaissance party and the civil war in Tajikistan ;The Hizb ut-Tahrir, reviving the caliphate ; Namangani and the Islamic movement of Uzbekistan ; Namangani and jihad in Central Asia ; The new great game? the United States, Russia and China ; Central Asia and its neighbors ; An uncertain future -- Appendix: The call to jihad by the Islamic movement of Uzbekistan
Control code
48383326
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 281 p.
Isbn
9780300093452
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001006898
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)48383326

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