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British India"s northern frontier

G. J. Alder

British India"s northern frontier

by G. J. Alder

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Published by Published by Longmans in [London] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • India -- Boundaries -- Soviet Union.,
    • Soviet Union -- Boundaries -- India.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS450.R8 A7 1964
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 392 p.
      Number of Pages392
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5938449M
      LC Control Number65007357
      OCLC/WorldCa16763492

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        Pemberton, R. Boileau () Report on the eastern frontier of British India with an appendix and maps. Government of India, Calcutta. It further goes to examine the frontier policy followed by the British government in the North East. The book also presents a description on the freedom struggle which the Indian people and the people of North East started against the colonial rule/5(2).

        According to Buddhi Narayan Shrestha, in his book Border Management of Nepal, the “Indian Armed military-men of the Indian Military Check-posts, deputed on 9 . India - India - The British, – The English venture to India was entrusted to the (English) East India Company, which received its monopoly rights of trade in The company included a group of London merchants attracted by Eastern prospects, not comparable to the national character of the Dutch company. Its initial capital was less than one-tenth of the Dutch company’s.


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