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Tibet

Sam Van Schaik

Tibet

a history

by Sam Van Schaik

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Presents a comprehensive history of the country, from its beginnings in the seventh century, to its rise as a Buddhist empire in medieval times, to its conquest by China in 1950, and subsequent rule by the Chinese.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 292-303) and index.

    StatementSam Van Schaik
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS786 .V35 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 324 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25008202M
    ISBN 100300154046
    ISBN 109780300154047
    LC Control Number2010040518
    OCLC/WorldCa666573596


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