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Sky burial : an epic love story of Tibet

Author: Xinran
Publisher: New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, 2005, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1958, notified that her husband, a doctor in the Chinese army has been killed in action in Tibet, Shu Wen joins the army, determined to go to Tibet to uncover the truth, only to find herself alone in Tibet, embarking on a thirty-year nomadic odyssey in a novel based on a true story.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Translations
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Xinran, 1958-
Sky burial.
New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, 2005, ©2004
(OCoLC)607735955
Named Person: Xinran; Xinran
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Xinran
ISBN: 0385515480 9780385515481
OCLC Number: 56840497
Notes: Chinese uniform title not available.
Description: xii, 206 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Xinran ; translated from the Chinese by Julia Lovell and Esther Tyldesley.
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In 1958, notified that her husband, a doctor in the Chinese army has been killed in action in Tibet, Shu Wen joins the army, determined to go to Tibet to uncover the truth, only to find herself alone in Tibet, embarking on a thirty-year nomadic odyssey in a novel based on a true story.

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