• S. H. Steinberg
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An independent kingdom in the Himálayas, 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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Books of Reference

Books of Referenee

  1. Aitchison (C. U.) (compiled by), A Collection of Treaties, Engagements and Sauads relating to India and Neighbouring Countries. Vol. II. Calcutta, 1892.Google Scholar
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  5. Morris (C. J.), Gurkhas. (Handbooks for the Indian Army.) Delhi, 1933.Google Scholar
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  7. Powell (E. A.), The Last Home of Mystery : Adventures in Nepál. London, 1932.Google Scholar

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