The Gurkhas.

By W Brook Northey & C J Morris

Printed: 1928

Publisher: The Bodley Head. London

Edition: First edition

Dimensions 16 × 23 × 5 cm

Language: English

Size (cminches): 16 x 23 x 5

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Green cloth binding with gilt title on the spine and gilt Gurkha emblem on the front board. (Sold by Thacker Spink, Calcutta).

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The Gurkhas or Gorkhas are soldiers native to South Asia, chiefly residing within Nepal and north-eastern India. The Gurkha units are composed of Nepalis and are recruited for the Nepali Army (96000), Indian Army (42000), British Army (4010), Gurkha Contingent Singapore, Gurkha Reserve Unit Brunei, UN peacekeeping forces and in war zones around the world.



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Spine hinges cracked

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