History of Nepal. The 20th century History of Nepal. The 20th century

Aleksandr Ledkov, Sergej Lunev

History of Nepal. The 20th century

Institut vostokovedeniya RAN

Moskva, 2011, 384 pages

ISBN: 978-5-89282-463-7

The book “History of Nepal: The 20th Century” is part of a series of books on the contemporary history of the countries of the East, including Asia and Northern Africa, published by the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences. The volume mainly focuses on development of Nepal in modern epoch but the lack of well-grounded works on previous history required also some insight into the previous history of the country. Especially because a course of historical process in an antiquity, the Middle Ages is effective to understand even up-to-date problems in most cases.