The Gurkhas: The Inside Story of the World's Most Feared Soldiers

Author(s): John Parker

Military | Asia

This goes beyond the normal boundaries of military history: travelling extensively in Nepal, Parker has met many Gurkhas to investigate the background to their traditional service to Britain and the threat that this is now under. He recounts famous battles during which these fighters collected a huge number of VCs, earning worldwide admiration.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780747275770
  • : Headline Publishing Group
  • : Headline Book Publishing
  • : October 1999
  • : 28mm X 161mm X 241mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : good
  • : 288
  • : 16pp b/w photographs
  • : John Parker
  • : Hardback