Nepal Adhirajya (Kingdom of Nepal)
  • Brian Hunter
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


HISTORY. From 1846 to 1951 Nepal was virtually ruled by the Rana family, a member of which always held the office of prime minister. The 15 feudal chieftainships were integrated into the kingdom on 10 April 1961.


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Further Reading

  1. Central Bureau of Statistics. Statistical Pocket Book. [Various years]Google Scholar
  2. Borre, O. et al., Nepalese Political Behaviour. Aarhus Univ. Press, 1994Google Scholar
  3. Ghimire, K., Forest or Farm?: The Politics of Poverty and Land Hunger in Nepal. OUP, 1993Google Scholar
  4. Pant, Y. P., Trade and Co-operation in South Asia: a Nepalese Perspective. Delhi, 1991Google Scholar
  5. Sanwal, D. B. Social and Political History of Nepal. London, 1993Google Scholar
  6. Whelpton, J., Nepal. [Bibliography] Oxford and Santa Barbara, 1990Google Scholar
  7. National statistical office: Central Bureau of Statistics, National Planning Commission Secretariat, KathmanduGoogle Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1995

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  • Brian Hunter

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