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Gurkhas, The

by Osprey

Category: Historical Books
Genre: Book - Reference - Military, Book - Reference - Historical
Product Line: Elite - 19th Century, Elite - 20th Century - World War II, Elite - 20th Century - Pre World War II, Elite - 20th Century - Post World War II
Publish Date: 1995
In Print: No
Condition: NM    
NKG part # Mfg. part # Type Condition
2148393111 OSPELI049 ELI49 Softcover NM

The origins of the Gurkhas date back to 1815, when one of the most skilled and determined opponents that the British soldier had to overcome in battle was the Nepalese warrior. The British were so impressed with the military skills of these fighters that they began recruiting units exclusively from Nepal. From this beginning grew the now famous Gurkha units. This volume examines the development of the Gurkhas through the various wars and confrontations of the 19th century, through the First World War, Second World War and the various postwar conflicts including Malaya, Borneo and the Falklands.

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