The History Files #64: Afghanistan pt. 2

26 mins - Published Fri, Aug 12, 2016 by Gordon Frye and Nancy Frye

In part two of our series on Afghanistan, we discuss the devastating consequences of colonizing attempts in a region that really, really doesn’t want outside influence. With a healthy dose of home court advantage, the 1st and 2nd Afghan wars showed just how horrific the results can be.

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