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Tibet at a glance

Tibet at a glance

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Published by Tibet Museum, Dept. of Information and International Relations, Central Tibetan administration in Dharamsala .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tibet (China)

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[edited/compiled by Dorjee Thinley ; research asstt. Lobsang Phuntsok].
    ContributionsDorjee Thinley., Lobsang Phuntsok., Tibet Museum (Dharmsāla, India)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS785.A5-Z+
    The Physical Object
    Pagination67 p. :
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16901339M
    ISBN 10818662743X
    LC Control Number2008307942

    Tibet is one of the most outstanding tourist destinations in the world. Lying on the high-altitude Qinghai Tibet Plateau, the highest plateau in the world, this unique region is a land of high mountains and lush deep valleys, of huge sacred lakes and holy monasteries, and of ancient Buddhist temples and devout Buddhist people. The Train to Tibet. placing a single menu on their table without a glance in their direction, and then ignoring their attempts to get her attention. a Chinese translation of a book about.


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