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Two Schools on the Boundary

A.G. Noorani

in India–China Boundary Problem 1846–1947

Published in print May 2011 | ISBN: 9780198070689
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199081202 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198070689.003.0004
Two Schools on the Boundary

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This chapter focuses on the two schools that emerged in the internal debate over boundary. One school favoured the Kuen Lun range as the boundary; the other, the Karakoram range. This chapter also outlines Francis Younghusband's efforts to define the limits of the British Empire in India. and discusses the ‘no man’s land on which neither China or India had any claim..

Keywords: boundaries; India; Kuen Lun range; Karakoram range; Francis Younghusband

Chapter.  8957 words.  Illustrated.

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