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Last Spy of the Raj
Language: en
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher:

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The Indian Spy
Language: en
Pages: 350
Authors: Mihir Bose
Categories: Spies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher:

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Spies in the Empire
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Stephen Wade
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Anthem Press

There have been a great many books written on military intelligence and the secret services rooted in the twentieth century; however there is very little covering the activities of the men involved in the establishment of this fascinating institution. Its origins lie in the British Army: from the beginnings in
Spying for the Raj
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Dr Jules Stewart
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-04-20 - Publisher: The History Press

In the 1860s, Captain Thomas Montgomerie trained natives to be surveyors, and had them explore the region covertly. These men, known as pundits, were disguised as lamas (holy men). This book talks about these servants of the Raj who managed to map the Himalayas and Tibet, helping the British to
Spy on the Roof of the World
Language: en
Pages: 267
Authors: Sydney Wignall
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher:

In this true story of espionage and survival in the Himalayas, Wignall tells of his 1955 expedition to climb Tibet's highest mountain and his mission to report on Chinese military operations in newly invaded Tibet. "Some top-notch adventure writing".--"Kirkus Reviews". Photos.