Автор: Ian Heath
Название: The North-East Frontier 1837–1901
Издательство: Osprey Publishing Ltd
Серия: Men-at-Arms 324
Размер: 34.30 Мб
Для сайта: eKnigi.org
Despite the fact that it was events on the North-West Frontier which perennially awed and captivated Victorian audiences, British India's North-East Frontier saw at least as much military activity. Even the heroid 11-day defence of the isolated outpost of Kohima against overwhelming odds – fewer than 200 British-officered troops against perhaps 6,000 Nagas – failed to capture the public imagination.