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high road to China

Kate Teltscher

high road to China

George Bogle, the Panchen Lama and the first British expedition to Tibet

by Kate Teltscher

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Published by Bloomsbury in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bogle, George, -- 1746-1781 -- Travel -- China -- Tibet.,
  • Dpal-ldan-ye-śes, -- Panchen Lama III, -- 1738?-1780 -- Travel -- China.,
  • Tibet (China) -- Discovery and exploration -- British.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-299) and index.

    Other titlesGeorge Bogle, the Panchen Lama and the first British expedition to Tibet
    StatementKate Teltscher.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS785 .T42 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 316 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19253090M
    ISBN 100747584842

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