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The Resource Sabres on the Steppes : danger, diplomacy and adventure in the Great Game, John Ure ; illustrations by Toby Ward

Sabres on the Steppes : danger, diplomacy and adventure in the Great Game, John Ure ; illustrations by Toby Ward

Label
Sabres on the Steppes : danger, diplomacy and adventure in the Great Game
Title
Sabres on the Steppes
Title remainder
danger, diplomacy and adventure in the Great Game
Statement of responsibility
John Ure ; illustrations by Toby Ward
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Back in the day when Britain ruled the world, the two great powers went head to head over control of central Asia. This was the stage of open warfare but also espionage, subterfuge and adventure. John Ure tells the story of British soldiers, missionaries, mercenaries, traders and opportunists who made their name in the Great Game
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1931-
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Ure, John
Dewey number
  • 958'.03
  • 958.03
  • 958.03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Ward, Toby
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  • Asia, Central
  • Asia, Central
  • Asia, Central
  • Eastern question (Central Asia)
  • Great Britain
  • Russia
  • Espionage, British
  • Espionage, Russian
  • History
Label
Sabres on the Steppes : danger, diplomacy and adventure in the Great Game, John Ure ; illustrations by Toby Ward
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9781849016674
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 283 p.
Isbn
9781849016674
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Sabres on the Steppes : danger, diplomacy and adventure in the Great Game, John Ure ; illustrations by Toby Ward
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9781849016674
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 283 p.
Isbn
9781849016674
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps

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