The Resource City of soldiers : a year of life, death and survival in Afghanistan, Kate Fearon, (electronic book)

City of soldiers : a year of life, death and survival in Afghanistan, Kate Fearon, (electronic book)

Label
City of soldiers : a year of life, death and survival in Afghanistan
Title
City of soldiers
Title remainder
a year of life, death and survival in Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Kate Fearon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Behind the headlines, the strategies, the surges, what is life really like in Afghanistan? What is it like to live and work there as a civilian on state-building with its people, fighting the Taliban with flip-charts and pens, not guns? In her account of sixteen months in the capital of Helmand province, Lashkar Gah, working for the UK-led Provincial Reconstruction Team, Kate Fearon records everyday life on the frontline. Amidst the violence she unearths extraordinary stories of how ordinary..
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fearon, Kate
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS371.43
LC item number
.F43 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
standards specifications
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Postwar reconstruction
  • Women political consultants
  • Helmand River Valley (Afghanistan)
  • Afghanistan
  • Lashkar Gāh (Afghanistan)
  • Lashkar Gāh (Afghanistan)
  • Lashkar Gāh (Afghanistan)
  • Fearon, Kate
Label
City of soldiers : a year of life, death and survival in Afghanistan, Kate Fearon, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Getting there -- The other side of the wall -- In memoriam -- The toilet paper -- Getting out of there -- Gender (I) -- Language -- Garmsir -- The drive -- Gereshk (I) speaking up, speaking out -- Gereshk (II) where, now, how? -- Poppies, petals and other derivatives -- Gender (II) -- Food -- Bricks and stones -- The dog, the boat and the crowbar -- Election heat -- Here come the Marines! -- The helical screws -- Election day (I) early morning -- Election day (II) late morning, afternoon -- Cityscape (I): Kabul -- Cityscape (II): New York -- Now she goes to school -- There are no lesbians in Afghanistan -- Nawa (I): inside the wire -- Nawa (II): outside the wire -- Nawa (III): despair -- Ticking the box: marriage -- Laghmandi Pepsi and the Helmand Star -- Hey Mr. DJ, put a record on -- Nawa (IV): return to Tralfamadore -- Recreation -- Another place -- Progression, regression: hello, goodbye -- Qala-e-Bost -- Leaving Lash -- Afterword
Control code
ebr10574706
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., map.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
City of soldiers : a year of life, death and survival in Afghanistan, Kate Fearon, (electronic book)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Getting there -- The other side of the wall -- In memoriam -- The toilet paper -- Getting out of there -- Gender (I) -- Language -- Garmsir -- The drive -- Gereshk (I) speaking up, speaking out -- Gereshk (II) where, now, how? -- Poppies, petals and other derivatives -- Gender (II) -- Food -- Bricks and stones -- The dog, the boat and the crowbar -- Election heat -- Here come the Marines! -- The helical screws -- Election day (I) early morning -- Election day (II) late morning, afternoon -- Cityscape (I): Kabul -- Cityscape (II): New York -- Now she goes to school -- There are no lesbians in Afghanistan -- Nawa (I): inside the wire -- Nawa (II): outside the wire -- Nawa (III): despair -- Ticking the box: marriage -- Laghmandi Pepsi and the Helmand Star -- Hey Mr. DJ, put a record on -- Nawa (IV): return to Tralfamadore -- Recreation -- Another place -- Progression, regression: hello, goodbye -- Qala-e-Bost -- Leaving Lash -- Afterword
Control code
ebr10574706
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., map.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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