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Nepal

  • M. Epstein
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

An independent Kingdom in the Himalayas, between 26° 25′ and 30° 17′ N. lat, and between 80° 6′ and 88° 14′ of E. long. ; its greatest length 500 miles, its greatest breadth about 150 ; bounded on the north by Tibet, on the east by Sikkim. on the south and west by British India.

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