Proceed to Peshawar

The Story of a U.S. Navy Intelligence Mission on the Afghan Border, 1943
Product Number: EB00649482
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781612513287
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Description

This is a story of adventure in the Hindu Kush Mountains, and of a previously untold Military and Naval Intelligence Mission along about 800 miles of the Durand Line in World War II. The American officers passed through the Tribal Areas and the princely states of the North-West Frontier Province, and into Baluchistan. It also provides an insight into the background and daily life of a Naval Intelligence Officer who was stationed in Karachi, India (now Pakistan), in World War II. He was probably the first American official to travel to all of the Provinces that now comprise the country of Pakistan, and he also traveled in India and Ceylon (now Sri Lanka).

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Author(s): George J. Hill
Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Nov 15, 2013

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