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Here Be Yaks: Travels in Far West Tibet

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Synopsis:

On two arduous journeys of pilgrimage and exploration in far western Tibet, geographer Manosi Lahiri confronts old Tibet, new China, and her own spiritual depths, while solving an age-old geographic mystery.This eminently readable book.brings to life the trials, tribulations, and triumphs of undertaking such explorations. — The Hindu, May 5, 2006

Synopsis:

Here Be Yaks chronicles the adventures of a group ofordinary people on an extraordinary journey to one of the most isolated corners of Tibet. From Lhasa they travel ever upwards along the ancient Tasam Highway, stoppingat ancient stage posts and battling

Product Details

ISBN:
9781887140720
Publisher:
Intrepid Traveler
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Foreword by:
Dalai Lama
Foreword:
Dalai Lama
Author:
Lahiri, Manosi
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Description and travel
Subject:
Tibet (china)
Subject:
Asia - General
Subject:
| Travel | Asia
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20070731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
276
Dimensions:
8.96x6.32x.73 in. 1.13 lbs.

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Here Be Yaks: Travels in Far West Tibet
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Product details 276 pages Intrepid Traveler - English 9781887140720 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , On two arduous journeys of pilgrimage and exploration in far western Tibet, geographer Manosi Lahiri confronts old Tibet, new China, and her own spiritual depths, while solving an age-old geographic mystery.This eminently readable book.brings to life the trials, tribulations, and triumphs of undertaking such explorations. — The Hindu, May 5, 2006
"Synopsis" by , Here Be Yaks chronicles the adventures of a group ofordinary people on an extraordinary journey to one of the most isolated corners of Tibet. From Lhasa they travel ever upwards along the ancient Tasam Highway, stoppingat ancient stage posts and battling
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