But there has been a much greater and more beneficent advance in the machinery and implements employed than in the nature or diversity of the Frontiers chosen. In the first place the idea of a demarcated Frontier is itself an essentially modern conception,... Frontiers - Page 49by Marquess George Nathaniel Curzon Curzon of Kedleston - 1907 - 58 pagesFull view
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Marquess George Nathaniel Curzon Curzon of Kedleston - 1908 - 58 pages
...undoubtedly a preventive of misunderstanding, a check to territorial cupidity, and an agency of peace, i But there has been a much greater and more beneficent...inadequacy till recent times of proper arrangements for calling them into being. The earliest instance of a Frontier Commission that I have come across...