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Description The present volume gives a comprehensive account of the Gurkhas, who constitute a majority of the population of the Himalayan Kingdom of Nepal. It narrates its geographical Location, history, religion, major castes, administrative system, monarchy and Gurkhas' recruitment in British Indian Army. Since the book is based on his personal diaries prepared during his military service in Nepal and his collection of old manuscripts and relevant written material, his narration is quite authentic, reliable and exhaustive. It is a valuable guide for researchers of history of the Gurkhas and Nepal.[edit]
Keywords Limbu History, Limbus, Magars, Gurungs, Thakurs, Rais, Sunwars, Murmis, Khas, The Terai, Napalese Darbar, Limbu Vancavali, Katmandu, Prithvi Narayan, Kiranti, Asoka, [edit]
Accession Number   BK-001029
Author Colonel Steinbach, Lieut
Year 1918
Script Devnagari
Language English
Publisher Unknown
Custodian Institute Of Sikh Studies
Completion Complete
Condition Good
Pages                         252
 
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