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THE SILENT PATIENT
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The Gurkhas
John Parker

Classification : History
Pub Date : Jan 01, 2007
Imprint : Headline
Page Extent : 432
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9780755314157
Price : 499

About the book
Their ferocity is as legendary as their loyalty to the British Monarch and their regimental histories are crammed with acts of incredible bravery and sacrifice. Their reputation as fearsome fighting men remains undisputed and the mere threat of their kukri knives has put the fear of God into opposing forces throughout the world.



John Parker's book is a fascinating testimony to the Gurkhas - a fighting force that stands dramatically apart in British military history.

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