In This Review

Afghanistan: a Study of Political Developments in Central Asia
Afghanistan: a Study of Political Developments in Central Asia
By W. K. Fraser-Tytler
Oxford University Press, 1950, 330 pp.

The former British Minister in Kabul has written an able history of the peoples of the Hindu Kush together with an interesting discussion of the long-standing strategic importance of the area and the mutual problems of contemporary Afghanistan and Pakistan.