1972 · Kabul
by Dupree, Nancy Hatch and Ahmad Ali Kohzad
Kabul: The Afghan Tourist Organization, 1972. Second Edition. Paperback. G+. Covers have slight bending, soiling, scuffs. Linen spine is slightly discolored and frayed. Spine is tight, but linen shows through on first couple pages and back page is slightly detached at tail. Back cover and page show a little rubbing inside. Slight edge wear on pages, tiny rips on back pages. Tanning around some page edges. Interior is generally clean.. Small book with stiff, yellow paper covers with black illustration, gray linen spine. xi; 240 pp. + fold-out map glued inside back cover. 4 color, 1 BW map; 57 BW illustrations. Title cover: Kabul. Second edition of the original 1965 version. Chapters include: The name; the story of Kabul; the Tours; Tour I to Babur's Gardens and the Kabul Museums; Tour II Bala Hissar to Shohada-i-Salehin and Tepe Maranjan; Tour III Shahr-i-Nau to the Kaul University via Bagh-i-Bala; Tour IV to the Airport; Tour V some holy shrines; restaurants and evening entertainment; some Afghan dishes; shopping in Kabul; eight short trips outside Kabul; and a bibliography and location guide.
(Inventory #: 165944)