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    • Taliban

    • Islam, Oil, and the Great New Game in Central Asia
    • By: Ahmed Rashid
    • Narrated by: Wanda McCaddon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In this enormously insightful book, correspondent Ahmed Rashid brings the shadowy world of the Taliban, the world’s most extreme and radical Islamic organization, into sharp focus. He explains the Taliban’s rise to power, its impact on Afghanistan and the region, its role in oil and gas company decisions, and the effects of changing American attitudes toward the Taliban. He also describes the new face of Islamic fundamentalism and explains why Afghanistan has become the world center for international terrorism.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • If We'd Only Listened!

    • By Jeff on 10-06-13
    • Islam, Oil, and the Great New Game in Central Asia
    • By: Ahmed Rashid
    • Narrated by: Wanda McCaddon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 5 mins
    • Release date: 08-02-13
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 64 ratings

    Regular price: $23.07

    • Descent into Chaos

    • The United States and the Failure of Nation Building
    • By: Ahmed Rashid
    • Narrated by: Arthur Morey
    • Length: 19 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 107
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    Rashid examines Central Asia, and the corridors of power in Washington and Europe, to see how the promised nation building in the region has progressed. His conclusions are devastating.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Useful!

    • By John Robert BEHRMAN on 02-24-09

    Regular price: $34.96

    • Taliban

    • By: Ahmed Rashid
    • Narrated by: Nadia May
    • Length: 10 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 159
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      4 out of 5 stars 56
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    Correspondent Ahmed Rashid brings the shadowy world of the Taliban - the world's most extreme and radical Islamic organization - into sharp focus in this enormously insightful book. He describes the new face of Islamic fundamentalism and explains why Afghanistan has become the world center for international terrorism. The critics hail Rashid's book as "indispensable" and "an excellent political and historical account."

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent

    • By Peter on 03-13-06

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Pakistan on the Brink

    • The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan
    • By: Ahmed Rashid
    • Narrated by: Arthur Morey
    • Length: 8 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 80
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      4 out of 5 stars 73

    What are the possibilities—and hazards—facing America as it withdraws from Afghanistan and reviews its long engagement in Pakistan? Where is the Taliban now in both of these countries? What does the immediate future hold, and what are America’s choices going forward? These are some of the crucial questions that Ahmed Rashid—Pakistan’s preeminent journalist—takes on in this follow-up to his acclaimed Descent into Chaos.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Useful Introduction to the Puzzle of Pakistan

    • By Michael Moore on 06-05-12

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Zia Mohyeddin Kay Saath Eik Shaam, Volume 1

    • By: Mustaq Ahmed Yusufi, Asad Mohammad Khan, N M Rashid, and others
    • Narrated by: Zia Mohyeddin
    • Length: 1 hr and 3 mins
    • Original Recording
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    A classical collection of recitations by the master narrator Zia Mohyeddin. This collection includes: Angrezi Nasr Para (In English); "Zarguzasht" by Mustaq Ahmed Yusufi; "Basuday Ki Maryam" by Asad Mohammad Khan; Huma Khanam Kay Naam Khat; "Andha Khuwab" by N M Rashid; "Marhoom Ki Yaad Mein" by Pitras Bukhari; "Zindagi Say Dartay Ho" by N M Rashid.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • the legend

    • By Intazaar on 02-24-18

    Regular price: $14.00

    • Zia Mohyeddin Kay Saath Eik Shaam Vol 14

    • By: Mirza Ghalib, Shahid Ahmed Dhalvi, Noon M Rashid, and others
    • Narrated by: Zia Mohyeddin
    • Length: 1 hr
    • Unabridged
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    A classical collection of recitations by the master narrator Zia Mohyeddin. Volume 14 includes: 1) "Ghazal" by Mirza Ghali; 2) Shahid Ahmad Dhlavi; 3) Mirza Ghalib; 4) Intizar Hussain; 5) Khawaja Hasan Nizamii; 6) Angrezi Mazahia; 7) Alama Iqbal; 8) Ibn e Insha; 9) Ayub Khawer; 10) Mustaq Ahmed Yusufi; 11) Nazm Noon Meem Rashid.

    Regular price: $14.00

    • Zia Mohyeddin Kay Saath Eik Shaam Vol 13 [An Evening with Zia Mohyeddin, Vol. 13]

    • By: Z A Bokhari, Shehzad Ahmed, Noon M Rashid, and others
    • Narrated by: Zia Mohyeddin
    • Length: 56 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A classical collection of recitations by the master narrator Zia Mohyeddin.

    Regular price: $14.00

    • Zia Mohyeddin Kay Saath Eik Shaam

    • Volume 2
    • By: N. M. Rashid, Ratan Naath Sarshaar, Mustaq Ahmed Ahmed Yusufi, and others
    • Narrated by: Zia Mohyeddin
    • Length: 1 hr and 1 min
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    classical collection of recitations by the master narrator Zia Mohyeddin. Volume 2 includes the following: "Giuman Ka Mumkin", by N M Rashid; "Saf Shikn Batair", by Ratan Naath Sarshaar; "Iqtebas", by Mustaq Ahmed Yusufi; ",Hasan Kooza Gar", by N M Rashid; "Maee Dada", by Asad Mohammad Khan; and "Yagangat", by Mira Jee.

    Regular price: $14.00

    • Zia Mohyeddin Kay Saath Eik Shaam, Volume 10

    • By: Azeem Baig Chughtai, Faiz Ahmed Faiz, Noon M. Rashid, and others
    • Narrated by: Zia Mohyeddin
    • Length: 57 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A classical collection of recitations by the master narrator Zia Mohyeddin. Volume 10 includes: "Angrezi Adab Para"; "Ek Tukra"; "Kuttay", by Sir Syed Ahmad; "Josh Malih Abadi"; "Nazm Noon Meem Rashid"; "Nazm Meera Jee"; "Khat Mohammad Ali Redolvi"; "Baccha Nahin Hota"; "Ghazal Nasir Kazmi"; "Al Shajri", by Azeem Baig Chughtai: "Nazm", by Noon Meem Rashid; "Ghazal", by Faiz; and "Ghazal", by Faiz and Khamooshi.

    Regular price: $14.00

    • Zia Mohyeddin Kay Saath Eik Shaam Vol 19

    • By: MIrza Ghalib, Ratan Naath Sarshaar, Faiz Ahmed Faiz, and others
    • Narrated by: Zia Mohyeddin
    • Length: 1 hr and 1 min
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    A classical collection of recitations by the master narrator Zia Mohyeddin. Volume 19 includes essays and poetry by Mirza Ghalib, Ratan Naath Surshaar, Faiz Ahmed Faiz, Patras Bukhari, Daud Rehbar, N. M Rashid, and Ibn-E-Insha.

    Regular price: $14.00