Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

New books:

Abbas, Hassan. The Taliban Revival: Violence and Extremism on the Pakistan-Afghanistan Frontier
-DS389.A225 2014

Billaud, Julie. Kabul Carnival: Gender Politics in Postwar Afghanistan
-HQ1735.6.B55 2015

Crews, Robert D. Afghan Modern: the History of a Global Nation
*DS356.C74 2015

Fairweather, Jack. The Good War: Why We Couldn't Win the War or the Peace in Afghanistan
-DS371.412.F35 2014

Hamid, Mustafa. The Arabs at War in Afghanistan
-DS274.H86 2014

Nojumi, Neamat. American State-building in Afghanistan and its Regional Consequences: Achieving Democratic Stability and Balancing China's Influence
*DS371.4.N65 2016


In our print Reference Collection:

Conflict in Afghanistan: a Historical Encyclopedia
DS351.C54 2003

Historical Dictionary of Afghan Wars, Revolutions, and Insurgencies
DS356.A26 2005

Historical Dictionary of Afghanistan
DS356.A27 2012

National Atlas of Afghanistan
G2265.N38 2014


In our DVD Collection:

Afghan Star
M1824.A3A34 2010

Afghanistan Revealed
DS371.3.A344 2009

DS371.413.A763 2011

The Battle for Marjah
DS371.4123.O656B38 2011

The Beauty Academy of Kabul
HQ1735.6.B438 2006

Behind Taliban Lines
DS361.B44 2010

Enemies of Happiness
HQ1735.6.E546 2006

Fixer: the Taking of Ajmal Naqshbandi
HV6604.A3N375 2009

Hornet's Nest
DS371.412.H67 2014

Inside the Afghanistan War
DS371.41.I57 2013

Kill/Capture: Inside the Secret Campaign to Take Out Thousands of Taliban and Al Qaeda Fighters
HV6433.M5K555 2011

DS371.4123.K67R47 2010

Rethink Afghanistan
DS371.412.R48 2009

Safar-i Qandah¯ar = Kandahar
HQ1735.6.S343 2003

Shadow of Afghanistan 1959-2012
DS371.4.S53 2012

The Taliban
DS371.3.T35 2007

DS371.3.T36 2010

The True Story of Charlie Wilson
DS371.2.T784 2008

View From a Grain of Sand
HQ1236.5.A3V5 2006


Databases, E-journal and E-Book Packages:

(Available to Current MIIS Students, Faculty and Staff only)

Afghanistan and the U.S., 1945-1963
Declassified documents from the U.S. Department of State.



The Afghanistan Analyst
A list of research institutes that are doing ongoing research on Afghanistan maintained by a doctoral student at The Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies and Australian National University.

Afghanistan Digital Library
Based at New York University, this collection includes digitized editions of volumes dating from 1871 to 1930.

Afghanistan Law Resource Page
Links to the constitution, government sites, and law resources from the Washburn School of Law.

Afghanistan Legal Documents Exchange Center
Funded by USAID, this web project provides access to laws, regulations, treaties and other documents.

Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
Based in Kabul, AREU is an independent research institution.  Publications of the organization are available through this site, including The A to Z Guide to Assistance in Afghanistan.

Embassy of Afghanistan
Information on Afghanistan's physical and political reconstruction plus contact details and news.

Empirical Studies of Conflict: Afghanistan
Based at Princeton University, ESOC provides overview, data, mapping, public opinion and papers and publications on key conflict areas in the world.

Institute for Afghan Studies
Nonprofit, independent organization promoting research on social, economic, political, and other Afghanistan-related issues.

Return of the Taliban
A companion website to the PBS Frontline documentary of the same name. The documentary is viewable through the site along with background information.