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Thorburn, S.S. Asiatic Neighbours. Edinburgh and London William Blackwood and Sons 1894
First edition pp.xvii, 315, 2 folding maps. A very good copy in original cloth, from the Library of Peter Hopkirk.

A survey of the Afghan situation and of Russian expansion in Central Asia, after twenty-three years service in the Punjab and Frontier. "As for Afghanistan, I was certain that any war with her was money thrown away"