Best asian history books according to redditors
We found 3,470 Reddit comments discussing the best asian history books. We ranked the 1,461 resulting products by number of redditors who mentioned them. Here are the top 20.
10. Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001
Pulitzer Prize-winner for non-fiction for 2005, tells the secret history of the CIA's role in Afghanistan, from its covert program against Soviet troops from 1979 to 1989, to the rise of the Taliban and the emergence of bin Laden, to the secret efforts by CIA officers and their agents to capture or ...
13. The Slaughter: Mass Killings, Organ Harvesting, and China's Secret Solution to Its Dissident Problem
15. Mao's Great Famine: The History of China's Most Devastating Catastrophe, 1958-1962