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$NZ80 THE PUNDITS - BRITISH EXPLORATION OF TIBET & CENTRAL ASIA - Derek Waller, Univ Press of Kentucky, 1st US Edn., 1990 VG Hardback in Good dustjacket - B&W plates with great maps

THE PUNDITS - BRITISH EXPLORATION OF TIBET & CENTRAL ASIA - Derek Waller, Univ Press of Kentucky, 1st US Edn., 1990 VG Hardback in Good dustjacket - B&W plates with great maps. - The Pundit were Indians employed by the British to make secret journeys across Tibet, Afghanistan and across parts of Central Asia to make maps and gather information useful to combat aspects of the Great Game against the supposed advance of Russia - a remarkable piece of research. much of it new to me. Scarce in New Zealand $NZ80 ( Arnold Heine Collection)

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$NZ80 THE PUNDITS - WALLER
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TIBET BOOK GALLERY, ARNOLD HEINE POLAR & MOUNTAIN BOOKS, AAA+ ACQUISITIONS - RECENT BOOK GALLERY, CENTRAL ASIA, AFGHANISTAN & BRITISH RAJ / NW FRONTIER BOOK GALLERY
THE PUNDITS - BRITISH EXPLORATION OF TIBET & CENTRAL ASIA - Derek Waller,  Univ Press of Kentucky, 1st US Edn., 1990 VG Hardback in Good dustjacket - B&W plates with great maps. - The Pundit were Indians employed by the British to make secret journeys across Tibet, Afghanistan and across parts of Central Asia to make maps and gather information useful to combat aspects of the Great Game against the supposed advance of Russia - a remarkable piece of research. much of it new to me. Scarce in New Zealand $NZ80 ( Arnold Heine Collection)