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McMahon Line and after a study of the triangular contest on India"s north-eastern frontier between Britain, China, and Tibet, 1904-47 by Parshotam Mehra

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Published by South Asia Books in Columbia .
Written in English


  • China -- Boundaries -- India,
  • India -- Boundaries -- China,
  • India -- Boundaries -- Tibet,
  • Tibet (China) -- Boundaries -- India

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Edition Notes

StatementParshotam Mehra.
LC ClassificationsDS450.C5 M4, DS450C5 M4 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 497 p. :
Number of Pages497
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22185061M
ISBN 100883866161, 0333900278

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In , he expanded the book into a large 2-volume work titled The McMahon Line. In Lamb also wrote his first book on the Kashmir conflict, titled The Crisis in Kashmir. This was soon after the Second Kashmir War. In , after the start of the Kashmir insurgency, he expanded it into a larger volume titled Kashmir: A Disputed mater: University of Cambridge. McMahon Line, frontier between Tibet and Assam in British India, negotiated between Tibet and Great Britain at the end of the Shimla Conference (October –July ) and named for the chief British negotiator, Sir Henry McMahon. It runs from the eastern border of Bhutan along the crest of the. This truism is often neglected at the cost of peace-building. Hence this revisit of the McMahon Line. More than a century after this international boundary in the Northeast was drawn at the tripartite Simla Convention of among British India, Tibet and China, . The Irish Cookbook showcases the true depth of Irish cuisine, its ingredients, and its fascinating history, as never before. Ireland's remarkably rich food heritage dates back millenia and, in The Irish Cookbook, acclaimed chef Jp McMahon captures its unique culinary origins and varied food is the summation of what the land and sea gives; the book's home-cooking recipes /5(15).

The McMahon Line is not merely a work of geopolitical nonfiction. It is the bird's eye view of one of India's most contentious issues in its Political History: the Sino-Indian relations. The author does justice to the ones who read it as well as to those about whom it is written/5(1). I had read "Next, After Lucifer" years ago wondering who the author (Daniel Rhodes) was. The book was excellent in so many ways especially that once started, it could not be put down. Neil McMahon is the top author of suspense in his 'murder-mysteries' so I am not surprised to learn he is also such a master of tales of 'horror'/5(5). The McMahon Line is a demarcation line drawn on map referred to in the Simla Convention, a treaty between Britain and Tibet signed in Although its legal status is disputed, it is currently the effective boundary between China and India. This dispute was used a pretext in a .   The line is named after Henry McMahon, who was the foreign secretary of British India and the chief negotiator of the convention at Simla. The .

  How McMahon Drew His Line, and Why China Wants It Changed. There is more to China’s claim over Arunachal Pradesh than a mere contest to possess this large strip of sparsely populated mountainous.   In this book, the author, after tracing the history of British efforts to open up to Tibet, discusses at length the origin and implementation of McMahon Line, discusses at length his thesis that Sino-Indian border war was largely a result of Mao Zedong’s effort to reassert his fullest control on policy making towards India.   It was published only in after the Communist takeover of Russia in and the new regime’s abrogation of most Tsar-era treaties. The above . McMahon studied Creative Writing in college at the University of Arizona. After graduation, he would take a job in the advertising industry as a creative director. During his advertising career, he won a Gold Clio for Fiat and he also wrote a Super Bowl spot for Alfa Romeo. McMahon stays in Los Angeles where he writes and lives with his family.