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7 edition of The spirit of Tibet found in the catalog.

The spirit of Tibet

portrait of a culture in exile

by Alison Wright

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Snow Lion Publications in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • China,
  • Tibet
    • Subjects:
    • Tibetans -- India -- Pictorial works.,
    • Political refugees -- China -- Tibet -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPhotographs and text by Alison Wright ; foreword by H.H. The Dalai Lama.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS432.T5 W74 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL379020M
      ISBN 101559391073
      LC Control Number98041122

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