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Author Meyer, Karl Ernest.

Title The dust of empire : the race for mastery in the Asian heartland / by Karl E. Meyer.

Imprint New York : PublicAffairs, c2004.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  958 M575d 2004    ---  Available
Description xxxiv, 252 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note "With a new introduction on America after Iraq"--Cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-234) and index.
Contents Pax Britannica, squared -- On America after Iraq -- Patterns of mastery, British and American -- Russia : The long talons of memory -- Iran : The agonies of non-sovereignity -- Pakistan : Sins of partition -- Afghanistan : In a dark defile -- The Caucasus : A bedlam of identity -- Central Asia : Invented states, real godfathers -- "What is to be done?"
Subject Asia, Central -- Politics and government.
Asia, Central -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Asia, Central.
Asia, Central -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Asia, Central.
Asia, Central -- Foreign relations.
ISBN 1586482416

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