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The great game : on secret service in high Asia

Author: Peter Hopkirk
Publisher: London : John Murray, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is an account of the encounter last century between the British in India and Tsarist Russia in Central Asia which became known as the Great Game. When the encounter began the frontiers of Russia  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Hopkirk
ISBN: 071954727X 9780719547270
OCLC Number: 60075527
Notes: Originally published: 1990.
Description: xxii, 562 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Peter Hopkirk.

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'Fans of political history and adventure are in for a treat as publishing house John Murray reissues its Peter Hopkirk series' -- Sian Gibson, Geographical Magazine 20060601

 
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