Books by Tamim Ansary

Released: Nov. 27, 2012

"Lively instruction on how Afghanistan has coped, and continues to cope, with being a strategic flash point."
A breezy, accessible overview of centuries of messy Afghan history, including the present military quagmire. Read full book review >
Released: April 1, 2001

"Lucid, often surprisingly funny: a very welcome contribution to our understanding of this tragic nation."
An instructive memoir by an Afghan-American thrust into the news after September 11, 2001. Read full book review >