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Gurkha

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Published by Sutton Publishing .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Regiments,
  • Special & elite forces,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Military - Other,
  • History / Military / World War II,
  • General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10810775M
ISBN 100750928441
ISBN 109780750928441

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This inspired book takes the story of the famed Gurkhas up to more recent times. While Byron Farwell has covered much of this story in his earlier book about the Gurkhas in the Britsih army, John Parker provides a more up-to-date coverage. The book is also enlivened by the author's travelogue account of a recent visit to Nepal/5(42). GURKHA book. Read 36 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In the summer of , Colour-Sargeant Kailash Limbu's platoon was sent to r /5. This remarkable book was written by a Gurkha officer and describes his time serving with Gurkhas, much of which was spent fighting the Japanese during the Burma campaign of World War Two. I read many Gurkha books when I was a young man but this one probably had the most influence on me in terms of whetting my appetite for service with the Gurkhas. A very good general book about the Gurkhas. Would have liked to had more specific stories of course, but it covered the entire history of England and Gurkhas's relationship up through the Falklands. There was single stores and first hand accounts /5.

  My Fighting Kukri book, arrived today. Quickly looking over the material, my personal opinion is that this book is awesome. I have several books from D.C. McLemore and I'm happy with them all. While some would argue that the techniques in this material are not from a Gurkha, I would say this book gives insight into how to use this blade/5(63). ARC OF THE GURKHA: From Nepal to the British Army. by Alex Schlacher. It is a stunning and powerful book of photographs that reveal the human face of the legendary Brigade of Gurkhas. There have been other books about the Gurkhas, but none has focused on the individual soldiers, their backgrounds, lives and experiences. Kailash has written a very good book about his life, including his childhood, and growing up in the foothills of the Himalayas in Nepal. But, it is his account of what it was like to serve in Afghanistan as a member of 2nd Battalion, The Royal Gurkha Rifles, that you really get a feel of what it was like to be a British Soldier serving on the front line/5(). Ghurka is suspending operations for the time being due to COVID Our warehouse, fulfillment, repairs and most of our manufacturing are in Connecticut, which has ordered all non-essential businesses to close until Ap or such other time as the state may dictate.

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