2 edition of Tibet, today and yesterday found in the catalog.
Tibet, today and yesterday
|Statement||by Tieh-Tseng Li.|
|LC Classifications||DS785 .L5 1960|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 324 p.|
|Number of Pages||324|
I F ALL CHINA’S Tibetan-inhabited territory were combined into a single country, it would be among the dozen or so largest in the world by land area, albeit with a population about the size of tiny Hong Kong’s. So vast is the Tibetan plateau that a plane flying directly from Lhasa, its cultural capital, to Beijing about 2,km away completes nearly half of its journey before leaving the. MUNDGOD, December Another Tibetan has reportedly died by setting himself ablaze in less than 24 hours of the self-immolation by a Tibetan woman in Ngaba yesterday. Kalsang Yeshi, a 37 year old Tibetan monk of Nyitso Monastery in Tawu in eastern Tibet, set himself on fire right in front of the police post in the premises of the. Escape From Tibet A True Story (Book): Gray, Nick: Two brothers face cruelty, hardship, and hope, on the ultimate journey in search of freedom. Eleven-year-old Tenzin hasn't seen his older brother, Pasang, in five years, so he is thrilled when Pasang unexpectedly returns to their Tibetan village late one night. Now eighteen, Pasang is an educated monk whose return from India provokes the.
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Tibet; Today and Yesterday Hardcover – January 1, by Tieh-Tseng Li (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Tieh-Tseng Li.
OCLC Number: Description: 89 pages, 44 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations, map, portraits ; 19 cm. Contents: A word to our readers --interview with Ngapoi Ngawang Jigme --more Tibetans in the saddle --changes in Gyangze --handicrafts comes into its own again --religious freedom returns --random notes on recent events --Tibet revisited --the bainqen's tour of duty --policy.
Tibet, today and yesterday. New York, Bookman Associates  (OCoLC) Online version: Li, Tiezheng, Tibet, today and yesterday. New York, Bookman Associates  (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Tiezheng Li.
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