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Book Details


The Gazetteer of Sikhim

H H Risley
Bibliography : xxxviii, 398pp., 2 Illustrations, Crown 4vo.
HB ISBN (10) : 8175365005
HB ISBN (13) : 9788175365001




(HB) List Price US$ : 24
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About the Book:

The main objective of reprinting `The Gazetteer of Sikhim` is to familiarise the people of the world with the ancient History of the tiny mountain `Kingdom` of Sikhim during the British period. Mr. H H Risley in the introduction has ventured to trace the development of the Ancient History of the country. In addition to this, he has also provided a valuable and interesting information about the geographical position of the country along with the History of its rulers.<-p>

The book contains a comprehensive and enlightening account of the Laws of the country, its marriage customs, its geology and mineral resources, its agriculture. Each of the topic is dealt at length by a renowned scholar in his field. The last chapter of the Gazetteer is devoted to the study of state religion dubbed as Lamaism or Tibetan Buddhism. The Author, Mr. L A Waddell, has dealt with this topic in a masterly manner.<-p>

Undoubtedly, the compilation will generate genuine interest among the people and arouse their curiosity to make further researches.<-p>

Gazetteer of Sikhim, by H H Risley

 

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