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portrait of lost Tibet

Rosemary Jones Tung

portrait of lost Tibet

by Rosemary Jones Tung

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tibet -- Social life andcustoms.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p223-224.

    StatementRosemary Jones Tung ; ornamental art by Zlatko Paunov.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS786
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi,224p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15057479M
    ISBN 100500540683

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French was also awarded the Hawthornden Prize in for the book. InPatrick released his book India: A Portrait, billed as "an intimate biography of billion people".

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Tibetan Portrait The Power of Compassion. Beginning in Phil traveled to Tibet as well as northern India and Nepal to interview and photograph Tibetans and Tibetan refugees in an effort to understand what had happened to them, to their country and their culture.

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