About This Book
The Smart Book contains information designed to
enhance Soldier’s knowledge of Afghanistan,
including history, politics, country data andstatistics, and the military operationalenvironment. The Smart Book concludes with anoverview of the culture of Afghanistan includingreligion, identity, behavior, communication andnegotiation techniques, an overview of ethnicgroups, a regional breakdown outlining eachprovince, a language guide, and cultural proverbs,expressions and superstitions.