Securing the North-West frontier

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Military Illustrated - Past and Present
Vol. 204 (May 2005), p. 48-55

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Protecting the North-West Frontier of India from Russian influence was a cornerstone of Britain's Imperial strategy. In an extract from his book 'Khyber Rifles' (Sutton), Jules Stewart untangles the deadly game played in the unforgiving mountains that led to the creation of the Khyber Rifles