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Author: Thubten Jigme Norbu; Colin M Turnbull
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, [1968]
Series: Clarion book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An account of the history, religion and people of Tibet.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thubten Jigme Norbu, 1922-2008.
Tibet.
New York : Simon and Schuster, [1968]
(OCoLC)904080450
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thubten Jigme Norbu; Colin M Turnbull
ISBN: 0671205595 9780671205591
OCLC Number: 1513
Notes: Added t.p. in Tibetan.
Description: 352 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Authors' note --
Note on translation and transliteration --
Prologue: The legend of the beginning --
Chapter one: Khabachen: the land of snow --
Chapter two: A peasant childhood --
Chapter three: Mountain nomads --
Chapter four: The waters of pleasure --
Chapter five: The kingless age --
Chapter six: The first light --
Chapter seven: Miracles and darkness --
Chapter eight: The rebirth of religion --
Chapter nine: The foundation of the order --
Chapter ten: A celestial dynasty --
Chapter eleven: Incarnation and succession --
Chapter twelve: Monastic rule --
Chapter thriteen: The seed of dissension --
Chapter fourteen: A riddle of love --
Chapter fifteen: The discipline of religion --
Chapter sixteen: A foreign world --
Chapter seventeen: The new order --
Epilogue: The legend of the end --
Illustration section.
Series Title: Clarion book.
Responsibility: by Thubten Jigme Norbu and Colin M. Turnbull.

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