This cloth hardcover 128 page book by John Walter is an of analysis of the lost arsenal of the Royal Nepalese Army from 1816-1945. Discovered in the royal palace of Lagan Silekhana in Kathmandu, Nepal, many weapons that packed the palace were used in the American Civil War. From the flintlock musket to Lee-Enfield, the Brunswick, Gurkha percussion Enfield, Sharps, Snider, Bira volley gun, Martini, Gahendra, Lee-Metford, SMLE Mk III, SMLE Mk III, Vickers, Lewis & Sten. Nepalese manufacture as well as British imports are described along with their bayonets & accessories. Hardcover book with authors signature. 11-1/2" x 8". Also available unsigned.