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Sikkim (State)

Subject Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
Scope Note: Fought long wars with Nepal and Druk-Yul as an independent nation 18th-19th centuries; the influence of Great Britain began 1839 with the takeover of part of the region; acted as a neutral buffer zone between India under British and Tibet; protectorate of India from 1950.

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