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The Great Game (Not a Series) Hardcover – Import, 10 May 1990

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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' (Siân Gibson, Geographical Magazine)

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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 and British India lay some 2000 apart. By the end, the gap had shrunk in places to 20 miles.

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  • Item Weight : 1 kg 80 g
  • Hardcover : 256 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 071954727X
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0719547270
  • Product Dimensions : 16.5 x 24.2 x 5.2 cm
  • Publisher : John Murray (10 May 1990)
  • Language: : English
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