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LAND OF THE SNOW LION: AN ADVENTURE IN TIBET Elaine Brook 1987 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By Brook, Elaine
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1987, 1st US edition. 238 pp, 22 color photos. The author is one of the first English women to have explored Tibet since the Chinese occupation, she has wandered among the people, sharing their dreams and secret wishes, watched temples being restored and has had many brushes with the Chinese authorities.

 ' Then, at a bend in the road, I reached the tiny village of Pankyeling. I stopped, and looked around for signs of the Gompa.There was nothing, not even a broken wall. The village was so small, and the rocky area around it so open, there was . .'
 
Book and DJ are in as New condition. Maps on endpapers.
 
 

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