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In search of Shangri-La

a personal journey to Tibet
  • 144 Pages
  • 0.57 MB
  • English
Avery Pub. Group , Garden City Park, N.Y
Jensen, Bernard, 1908- -- Travel -- China -- Tibet, Tibet (China) -- Description and t


Tibet (C

StatementBernard Jensen.
LC ClassificationsDS786 .J46 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 144 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2056606M
ISBN 100895293900
LC Control Number88034996

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Lost horizon --In the beginning --The religion of humans --The kingdom of Tibet --The kingdom of Prester John --The kingdom of Kanishka --The kindgom of Shang-shung --The kingdom of Gu-ge --The search for Shangri-la.

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Bibliography. Due to political circumstances, Michael Wood must take a detour through the Limi Valley, where he sees the old culture of Tibet.