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Touching Tibet

Niema Ash

Touching Tibet

a journey into this forbidden kingdom

by Niema Ash

  • 23 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Eye Books in Poland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Travel,
  • Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Previous ed.: London : Eye Books, 2011.

    StatementNiema Ash ; [foreword by the Dalai Lama]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS786 .A834 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination260 p. ;
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25195189M
    ISBN 109781903070673
    LC Control Number2011378391

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