Travelers' Tales Tibet

Travelers' Tales Tibet

True Stories

Book - 2003
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Baker & Taylor
A collection of travel stories across the Roof of the World shares its contributors' experiences of such subjects as an ancient sky burial, a Chinese movie set, a visit to the Potala Palace, and a pilgrimage to Mount Kailash. Original.

Perseus Publishing
Travelers' Tales Tibet is a collection of riveting tales from one of the most controversial and fascinating regions of the earth. Travel with world-renowned writers to this mythic land and enjoy a feast cooked by blowtorch on a high mountain pass, witness an ancient sky burial, rebuild an ancient monastery, make the pilgrimage to Mt. Kailash, work as an extra on a Chinese movie set, and visit the eternal home of the Dalai Lama, the Potala Palace. Travelers' Tales Tibet draws an unforgettable portrait of a magical country, its stunning culture, and unforgettable people. Contributors include His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Pico Iyer, Orville Schell, Fosco Maraini, Pamela Logan, Heinrich Harrer, and Alexandra David-Neel.

Travelers’ Tales Tibet is a collection of riveting tales from one of the most controversial and fascinating regions of the earth. Travel with world-renowned writers to this mythic land and enjoy a feast cooked by blowtorch on a high mountain pass, witness an ancient sky burial, rebuild an ancient monastery, make the pilgrimage to Mt. Kailash, work as an extra on a Chinese movie set, and visit the eternal home of the Dalai Lama, the Potala Palace. Travelers’ Tales Tibet draws an unforgettable portrait of a magical country, its stunning culture, and unforgettable people.


Publisher: San Francisco : Travelers' Tales, [2003]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2003
ISBN: 9781885211767
1885211767
Branch Call Number: 951.5059 TRAVE
Additional Contributors: Habegger, Larry
O'Reilly, James

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