Craig Lawrence author, military historian and lecturer in strategy

Gurkha soldiers sharpening their kukris in the First World War

​200 years of Gurkha history

New strategy book - Getting Strategy Right (Enough) - edited by Craig Lawrence
New Royal Gurkha Rifles (RGR 25) book by Craig Lawrence
Gurkha - 25 Years of The Royal Gurkha Rifles is Amazon best-seller on 29 Dec 2019
Reasonable Doubt - the new Gurkha action adventure thriller by Craig Lawrence

​25 years of the RGR!

Gurkha history by Craig Lawrence
The Legacy by Craig Lawrence

New Gurkha thriller

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Gurkhas in Afghanistan
Eight Gurkhas circa 1815
Gurkha - 25 Years of The Royal Gurkha Rifles is Amazon best-seller on 29 Dec 2019

GURKHA ​research



research resources USED IN WRITING BOOKS ABOUT GUrKHAS

RESEARCHING ABOUT GURKHAS AND THEIR HISTORY - FINDING OUT MORE ABOUT GURKHAS


Whilst not exhaustive, some of the books used whilst doing the research for my two Gurkha commemorative histories and my Gurkha action adventure thrillers are listed below.  Where available, I have also provided links to Amazon or the Gurkha Museum so that readers can view or order books if required (just click the title). The books in red provide an excellent starting point for people wishing to find out more about Gurkhas.

All about strategy

​Gurkha adventure thriller

- 'Walkabouts and Laughabouts in the Raj' by Major General F J Loftus-Tottenham (undated).



Sirmoor Rifles (Gurkhas) on Delhi Ridge in 1857