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Murder in the high Himalaya

loyalty, tragedy, and escape from Tibet

by Jonathan Green

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Published by Perseus Books Group in Philadelphia, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human rights -- China -- Tibet -- Case studies,
  • Civil rights -- China -- Tibet -- Case studies,
  • Freedom of religion -- China -- Tibet -- Case studies,
  • Murder -- China -- Tibet -- Case studies,
  • Refugees -- Crimes against -- China -- Tibet

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJonathan Green.
    GenreCase studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC599.C62 T53455 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24029507M
    ISBN 109781586487140
    LC Control Number2010002571
    OCLC/WorldCa424560307


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