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List of best books about Afghanistan, including jacket cover images when available. All these popular books on Afghanistan are sorted by popularity, so the highest rated books are at the top of the list. This well-researched Afghanistan bibliography includes out-of-print titles and generally contains the most popular, famous, or otherwise notable books - fiction or non-fiction - about Afghanistan. If you're looking for a list of top books on Afghanistan then you're in the right place.

List books include The Black Tulip: A Novel of War in Afghanistan, A Thousand Splendid Suns and many additional books as well. You should be able to answer the question, "What are the best books about Afghanistan?" after checking out this list.

This greatest Afghanistan book list contains various bits of information, such as the author's names and what genre the books fall under. Most of these Afghanistan books can be bought on Amazon with one easy click.

Which authors have written books about Afghanistan? Rudyard Kipling and James A. Michener both have, as well as many other great authors.

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Images of Afghanistan by Arley... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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The Kite Runner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
The Kite Runner Khaled Hosseini

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Two Wars is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Two Wars Nate Self

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A Thousand Splendid Suns is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
A Thousand Splendid Suns Khaled Hosseini

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Afghanistan's Endless War: Sta... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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I is for Infidel: From Holy Wa... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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Lie Down with Lions is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Lie Down with Lions Ken Follett

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The Places in Between is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
The Places in Between Rory Stewart

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Modern Afghanistan: A History ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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Veiled Threat: The Hidden Powe... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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The Monuments of Afghanistan: ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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Tales of Afghanistan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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The Black Tulip: A Novel of Wa... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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Terrorism, Afghanistan, and Am... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

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Heroes of the Age: Moral Fault... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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Afghanistan: Hidden Treasures ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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Caravans is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Caravans James A. Michener

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The River Village: A novel of ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
WaliShaaker added The River Village: A novel of struggle, sacrifice, and survival in Afghanistan. Wali Shaaker - "This novel is one of the most insightful and emotionally compelling novels written about the Cold War that I have read. An emotional connection is made in a way the reader doesn't see coming. History, culture, and society ...

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The Great Gamble is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
The Great Gamble Gregory Feifer

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A Bed of Red Flowers: In Searc... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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A Journey through Afghanistan:... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

The Best Biographical Novels Ever Written

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Under the persimmon tree is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Under the persimmon tree Suzanne Fisher Staples

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The Lessons of Afghanistan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
The Lessons of Afghanistan Anthony H. Cordesman

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The road to Oxiana is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
The road to Oxiana Robert Byron

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War at the Top of the World is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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Shadow is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Natalie Yu added Shadow

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Good Muslim, Bad Muslim is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Good Muslim, Bad Muslim Mahmood Mamdani

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Ghost Wars is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Ghost Wars Steve Coll

The Most Beautiful Full-Figured Women on Earth

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Bin Laden is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Bin Laden Yossef Bodansky

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The Light Garden of the Angel ... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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The Mulberry Empire is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
The Mulberry Empire Philip Hensher

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Afghan wars, 1839-1992 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Afghan wars, 1839-1992 Edgar O'Ballance

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The sewing circles of Herat is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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Night letters is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Night letters Rob Schultheis

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Kill Bin Laden is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Kill Bin Laden Dalton Fury

The Best Movies Based on Short Stories

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The Osama bin Laden I Know is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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The Hidden War: A Russian Jour... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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The War on Freedom is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
The War on Freedom Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed, John Leonard

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Empire lite is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Empire lite Michael Ignatieff

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Full Tilt is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Full Tilt Dervla Murphy

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A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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Flashman is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Flashman George MacDonald Fraser

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To Afghanistan and Back is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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Means Of Escape is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Means Of Escape Philip Caputo

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Culture and Customs of Afghani... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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War: USA, Afghanistan, Iraq is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
War: USA, Afghanistan, Iraq James Nachtwey, Lauren Greenfield, Ron Haviv

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Taliban is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Taliban Thomas Dworzak, Jon Lee Anderson

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Three Cups of Tea is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
Three Cups of Tea Greg Mortenson, David Oliver Relin

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Repression, Resistance, and Wo... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan

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The Man Who Would Be King is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Books About Afghanistan
The Man Who Would Be King Rudyard Kipling