The expedition, or rather mission, under Colonel younghusband in 1904 brings to an end our history of the exploration of Tibet.
younghusband was the first to welcome me and the last to say good-bye; I was soon to see him again in Srinagar.
Seize Mrs. younghusband, and Mrs. Snuffers, and Mrs. Doubleday, all three!
To give him countenance, and in accordance with the Policy, Captain younghusband was sent to the country with a hundred bayonets.
As to younghusband's Brigade, it turns out they cannot be employed here: too many Mahomedans.
younghusband, who perhaps got his information at the bar of the Manila Club, describes them as “monsters of lechery.”
But next to Colonel younghusband in robes of bright blue silk sat the Amban.
Colonel younghusband had not been at Tuna many days before it became clear that there could be no hope of a peaceful solution.
But before he left he again tried to induce Colonel younghusband to turn back.
younghusband, however, added that after the capture of the fort he was perfectly willing to open negociations again.