The snow lion and the dragon China, Tibet, and the Dalai Lama by Melvyn C. Goldstein

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Tibet (China),
  • China

Subjects:

  • Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV, 1935-,
  • Tibet (China) -- Relations -- China.,
  • China -- Relations -- China -- Tibet.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementMelvyn C. Goldstein.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS786 .G636 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 152 p. :
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL657432M
ISBN 100520212541
LC Control Number97002562

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