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PDF Sikkim Reuiem for a Himalayan Kingdom

PDF Í BOOK Sikkim Reuiem for a Himalayan Kingdom Ï ANDREW DUFF Ï ❮PDF / Epub❯ ☆ Sikkim Reuiem for a Himalayan Kingdom Author Andrew Duff – Gym-apparel.co.uk This is the incredible true story of Sikkim a fairy tale kingdom in the Himalayas that survived the end of the British EmThis is the incredible true story of Sikkim a fairy tale kingdom in the Himalayas that survived the end of the British Empire in India only to be annexed by India in 1975 Sikkim Reuiem for a Himalayan Kingdom tells the remarkable story of Thondup the handsome last King of Sikkim and his young and beautiful American ueen Hope Cooke thrust unwittingly into the spotlight as they sought supp In our childhoo

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Ort for Sikkim's independence after their wedding in 1963 But as tensions between India and China spilled over into war in the Himalayas Sikkim became a pawn in the Cold War ideological battle that played out in Asia during the 1960s and 1970s Rumours circulated that Hope was a CIA spy Meanwhile a shadowy Scottish adventuress the Kazini of Chakung married to Sikkim's leading political fi I had never tho

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Sikkim Reuiem for a Himalayan KingdomGure coordinated opposition to the Palace As the geopolitical tectonic plates of the Himalayas ground together Sikkim never stood a chance Thondup died a broken man in 1982; Hope returned to New York; Sikkim began a new phase as India's twenty second state Based on exclusive interviews and new archival research this is a thrilling romantic and informative glimpse of life in a lost paradi Although the st