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The Himalayas : an encyclopedia of geography, history, and culture

Author: Andrew J Hund; James A Wren
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book describes the history, culture, and geography of the Himalayas, and provides historical, global, and socio-political context to the climate change, border disputes, economic and political migrations, and other issues impacting the region.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Himalayas.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 2018
(DLC) 2017060024
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew J Hund; James A Wren
ISBN: 9781440839399 1440839395
OCLC Number: 1019841127
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Pt. 1. Thematic essays --
pt. 2. Topical entries --
pt. 3. Primary documents.
Responsibility: Andrew J. Hund and James A. Wren, editors.

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This book describes the history, culture, and geography of the Himalayas, and provides historical, global, and socio-political context to the climate change, border disputes, economic and political migrations, and other issues impacting the region.

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