Afghanistan

Forthcoming Events

Title Type Date
The Last British Evacuation of Kabul (Winter 1928-1929) Lecture Apr 2014
The Prospects for Afghanistan post-NATO Withdrawal Lecture Jun 2014

Recorded Events

Title Type Date
Churchill's First War: Young Winston & the Taliban Video Nov 2013
A Journey to the Source of the Oxus Video Oct 2013
The Return of a King: the Battle for Afghanistan Video Jun 2013
A Silken Thread: The Silk Road, Fact or Fiction? Video May 2013
The Travels of Lapis Lazuli, a Precious Afghan Gem Video Apr 2013

Recent Events

Title Type Date
A View from the Middle: Working with the Taliban & al-Qaeda Dinnerclub Nov 2013
Churchill's First War: Young Winston & the Taliban Lecture Nov 2013
A Journey to the Source of the Oxus: In the footsteps of John Wood & the 1838 Wakhan Expedition Lecture Oct 2013
The Return of a King: the Battle for Afghanistan Lecture Jun 2013
The Travels of Lapis Lazuli, a Precious Afghan Gem Lecture Apr 2013

Journal Articles

Afghanistan as a Cultural Crossroads: Lessons from the writings of Ella Maillart, Annemarie Schwarzenbach and Nancy Hatch Dupree
  Mr William Maley
  Asian Affairs, Volume 44 Number 2 July 2013
Making Money in Afghanistan - the First Western Entrepreneurs 1880-1919
  Mr Bijan Omrani
  Asian Affairs, Volume 43 Number 3 November 2012
How the West Lost its Best Opportunity for Reconciliation in Afghanistan
  Miss Lucy Morgan-Edwards
  Asian Affairs, Volume 43 Number 3 November 2012
Half-way to Heaven: Research on the Source of the Oxus River
  Mr Bill Colegrave
  Asian Affairs, Volume 43 Number 1 March 2012
The 'Great Game': The History of an Evocative Phrase
  Mr Seymour Becker
  Asian Affairs, Volume 43 Number 1 March 2012

News

No News Found

Images of Asia

Forthcoming Events

Wed 30 Apr The Last British Evacuation of Kabul (Winter 1928-1929) at The Royal Astronomical Society
Wed 14 May Japan's Opportunities and Challenges in N E Asia at The Royal Astronomical Society
Wed 21 May The RSAA's India Collection at The RSAA Library

News

Welcome to Iraq Exhibition at South London Gallery, Peckham. Ends 1 June 2014 more…

Chester Beatty Library, Dublin Castle A rich collection of items from across Asia, the Middle East and other areas more…

Contemporary South Asian Youth Cultures and Fashion Symposium 25 and 26 September 2014 more…

The Art and Archaeology of the Indian Sub-Continent A series of 27 lectures over three terms at the Bhavan Centre more…

Anglo Sikh Heritage Trail Preserving the Past, Inspiring the Future more…

Recent Recordings

Soqotra: Life in the Arabian Periphery Thanos has an excellent collection of photographs of Socotra having participated in two expeditions there

Churchill's First War: Young Winston & the Taliban A riveting and revelatory account of Winston Churchill's first campaign, in Afghanistan in the 1890's, offering shocking parallels into today's Afghan war

A Journey to the Source of the Oxus

Search

Bookmark and Share