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History - India & the Indian Sub-Continent

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1 Afghanistan: Lifting the Veil
Upper Saddle River Reuters 2002 0130479519 / 9780130479518 1st Printing Hard Cover NF (btm corners ltly bumped) DJ Near Fine Square Large Octavo 
Silver titles on black paper-covered boards. 260pp. Gift inscription verso ffep. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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2 Alan, J., Sir T.Wolseley Haig and H.H. Dodwell The Cambridge Shorter History of India
New York The Macmillan Co. 1934 Hard Cover (x-library) Fair No Jacket Thick Octavo 
Gilt titles on reddish brown cloth. 970pp. Ex-library with usual markings and labels, card pocket rear. Tape repaired on tips of spine. Gutter starting at title page. Jacket flyleaf glued to front end paper. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Alexander, Michael Queen Victoria's Maharajah, Duleep Singh, 1838-93
New York Taplinger Publishing Co. 1980 0800865677 / 9780800865672 1st Printing Hard Cover Near Fine DJ Near Fine (price clipped) Octavo 

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4 Allen, Charles L., ed. Plain Tales from the Raj
New York Holt, Rinehart & Winston 1985 0030058627 / 9780030058622 1st U.S. Printing Soft Cover VG+ Oblong Large Octavo 
"One of the most enjoyable books I have read ... It is an authentic record of the survivors of British India ... a book which takes on where Kipling left off" - Antonia Fraser. 240pp. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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5 Auboyer, Jeannine Daily Life in Ancient India, from 200 BC to 700 AD
London Phoenix Press 2002 1842125915 / 9781842125915 Soft cover (x-library) Near Fine Cover laminated Octavo 
344pp + ads. Ex-library with usual markings and labels. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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6 Barber, Noel The Black Hole of Calcutta: A Reconstruction
New York Dorset Press 1989 0880294213 / 9780880294218 1st Thus Hard Cover Near Fine DJ Near Fine Octavo 

Price: 8.00 USD
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7 Barthorp, Michael The North-West Frontier: British India and Afghanistan, a Pictorial History 1839-1947
Poole New Orchard Editions 1986 1850790752 / 9781850790754 Hard Cover Near Fine DJ Near Fine Small Quarto 

Price: 25.00 USD
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8 Bass, Gary J. The Blood Telegram: Nixon, Kissinger, and a Forgotten Genocid
New York Vintage Books 2013 0307744620 / 9780307744623 1st Printing Soft Cover Near Fine Octavo 
499pp. Pulitzer Prize-winning account of the U.S.'s enabling role in Muslim Pakistan's massacre of hundreds of thousands of Hindu Bengalis in the final days of East Pakistan's struggle to become independent. 
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9 Brailsford, H.N. Rebel India
New York New Republic 1931 1st Printing Soft Cover G-VG 12mo 
A contemporary examination of Gandhi and the movement for independence in India. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10 Burke, Norah Jungle Child
New York W.W. Norton & Co. 1956 1st Printing Hard Cover Very Good DJ Very Good Octavo Aileen Burke (photos) 

Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Clifford, Mary Louise The Land and People of Afghanistan
New York J.B. Lippincott Co. 1989 0397323395 / 9780397323395 1st Printing Hard Cover (x-library) VG- DJ VG- Wide Large Octavo 
Ex-library with usual markings and labels. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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12 Collier, Richard The Great Indian Mutiny: A Dramatic Account of the Sepoy Mutiny
Ballantine Books 1963 1st Printing Mass Market Paperback Near Fine 

Price: 9.00 USD
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13 Crewe, Quentin The Last Maharaja: A Biography of Sawai Man Singh II, Maharaja of Jaipur
London Michael Joseph 1985 0718126327 / 9780718126322 Hard Cover Very Good DJ Very Good Large Octavo 

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14 Crile, George Charlie Wilson's War: The Extraordinary Story of the Largest Covert Operation in History
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 2003 0871138549 / 9780871138545 3rd Printing Hard Cover Near Fine DJ Near Fine Large Octavo 
The story of the largest covert operation in history. This is the untold story of the last battle of the Cold War and how it fueled the new jihad. The author tells how Charlie Wilson, a maverick congressman from East Texas, conspired with a rogue CIA operative to launch the biggest, meanest, and most successful covert operation in the Agency's history, defeating the Soviets in Afghanistan. 
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15 Crile, George Charlie Wilson's War: The Extraordinary Story of the Largest Covert Operation in History
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 2003 0871138549 / 9780871138545 2nd Printing Hard Cover Very Good DJ Very Good Large Octavo 
The story of the largest covert operation in history. This is the untold story of the last battle of the Cold War and how it fueled the new jihad. The author tells how Charlie Wilson, a maverick congressman from East Texas, conspired with a rogue CIA operative to launch the biggest, meanest, and most successful covert operation in the Agency's history, defeating the Soviets in Afghanistan. 
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16 Crile, George Charlie Wilson's War: The Extraordinary Story of the Largest Covert Operation in History
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 2003 0871138549 / 9780871138545 6th Printing Hard Cover Near Fine DJ Very Good Large Octavo 
The story of the largest covert operation in history. This is the untold story of the last battle of the Cold War and how it fueled the new jihad. The author tells how Charlie Wilson, a maverick congressman from East Texas, conspired with a rogue CIA operative to launch the biggest, meanest, and most successful covert operation in the Agency's history, defeating the Soviets in Afghanistan. 
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17 Crile, George Charlie Wilson's War: The Extraordinary Story of the Largest Covert Operation in History
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 2003 0871138549 / 9780871138545 3rd Printing Hard Cover Near Fine DJ Near Fine Large Octavo 
The story of the largest covert operation in history. This is the untold story of the last battle of the Cold War and how it fueled the new jihad. The author tells how Charlie Wilson, a maverick congressman from East Texas, conspired with a rogue CIA operative to launch the biggest, meanest, and most successful covert operation in the Agency's history, defeating the Soviets in Afghanistan. 
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18 Crossette, Barbara The Great Hill Stations of Asia
Boulder Westview Press 1998 0813333261 / 9780813333267 Later Printing (4th) Hard Cover Fine DJ Fine Large Octavo 
259pp. A history of the hill stations of Asia, where the colonials, missionaries, merchants and civil administrators escaped the heat of the tropics in search of "health, relaxation, and sometimes their sanity." 
Price: 12.00 USD
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19 Docherty, Paddy The Khyber Pass: A History of Empire & Invasion
New York Union Square Press 2008 1402756968 / 9781402756962 1st Printing Hard Cover Fine DJ Fine Large Octavo 

Price: 15.00 USD
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20 Featherstone, Donald Victorian Colonial Warfare: India, from the Conquest of Sind to the Indian Mutiny
London Cassell 1992 030434172X / 9780304341726 1st Printing Hard Cover Fine DJ Fine Quarto 

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