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Warrior gentlemen "Gurkhas" in the Western imagination by Lionel Caplan

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Published by Berghahn Books in Providence .
Written in English



  • Nepal


  • Great Britain. Army. Brigade of Gurkhas -- History.,
  • Great Britain Army -- Officers -- Attitudes.,
  • Gurkha soldiers.,
  • Nepal -- Social life and customs.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [159]-173) and index.

Other titles"Gurkhas" in the Western imagination.
Statementby Lionel Caplan.
LC ClassificationsUA853.N35 C36 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 181 p. ;
Number of Pages181
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1112019M
ISBN 101571818529
LC Control Number94037858

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