National Geographic : 1946 Apr
Each Village Is a Fortress, Each Watchtower aFort Where aFeudist May Hide for Months toTake Pot Shots at anEnemy When forced to bomb a Wazir bandit town, the British first warn women and children toleave. With the villagers often gothe house timbers, forwood isscarce. Rebuilding, they make fresh adobe from the rubble and plaster itover the salvaged timbers. Tribesmen treasure unexploded bombs toblow upbridges.