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  • Paperback: 464 pages
  • Publisher: John Murray; paperback / softback edition (13 Oct. 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1848543441
  • ISBN-13: 978-1848543447
  • Product Dimensions: 13 x 2.9 x 19.7 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 780,903 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Professor Bellamy condenses a wealth of detail in a readable way, and critically, brings objectivity . . . Bellamy's account of Britain's and India's Gurkhas is shrewd and insightful (The Times)

'Thoroughly researched and clearly written' (Observer) --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.

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The first complete history of the the world's most formidable soldiers - written by an award-winning historian

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having been involved with these soldiers decided to read about there history etc they are a dedicated soldier who will stick buy you through thick and thin you could trust a gurkha with your life.large number of medals for this regiment.
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The Gurkhas have a very long and distinguished history and to do that history justice in a short paper back book is quite an achievement. A good,well written reference book
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Dad said it was very good. he's army barmy and so has a high expectation. he would recommend this to fellow military fans.
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Excellent book well written, about a special force of men, brave, couragous. Will buy sequal if available at any time
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If you would like to know the history of the Gurkas, read this book
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