The snow lion and the dragon : China, Tibet, and the Dalai Lama (Book, 1999) [WorldCat.org]
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The snow lion and the dragon : China, Tibet, and the Dalai Lama

Author: Melvyn C Goldstein
Publisher: Berkeley : Univ. of California Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk. printingView all editions and formats
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"Tensions over the "Tibet Question" - the political status of Tibet - are escalating every day. The Dalai Lama has gained broad international sympathy in his appeals for autonomy from China, yet the Chinese government maintains a hard-line position against it. What is the history of the conflict? Can the two sides come to an acceptable compromise?" "Drawing upon his deep knowledge of the Tibetan culture and people,  Read more...
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Named Person: Dalaï-lama; Bstan-vdzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Melvyn C Goldstein
ISBN: 0520219511 9780520219519 0520212541 9780520212541
OCLC Number: 611262233
Description: XIII, 152 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 21 cm
Contents: Preface The Imperial Era Interlude: De Facto Independence Chinese Communist Rule: The Mao Era The Post-Mao Era The Future Notes Bibliography Index Illustrations follow page
Responsibility: Melvyn C. Goldstein.

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Tensions over the 'Tibet Question' - the political status of Tibet - are escalating everyday. The Dalai Lama has gained broad international sympathy in his appeals for autonomy from China, yet the  Read more...

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"Remains the best introduction to Tibet." -- Nicholas Kristof New York Times

 
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