The Resource Escape from the land of snows : the young Dalai Lama's harrowing flight to freedom and the making of a spiritual hero, Stephan Talty, (electronic resource)

Escape from the land of snows : the young Dalai Lama's harrowing flight to freedom and the making of a spiritual hero, Stephan Talty, (electronic resource)

Label
Escape from the land of snows : the young Dalai Lama's harrowing flight to freedom and the making of a spiritual hero
Title
Escape from the land of snows
Title remainder
the young Dalai Lama's harrowing flight to freedom and the making of a spiritual hero
Statement of responsibility
Stephan Talty
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the Dalai Lama's flight from Tibet to India in 1959, describing the violent uprising in Lhasa between Tibetan rebels and Chinese occupiers and the near-death incidents that the Buddhist spiritual leader endured
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Talty, Stephan
Dewey number
294.3/923092
Index
index present
LC call number
BQ7935.B777
LC item number
T36 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho
  • Escapes
Label
Escape from the land of snows : the young Dalai Lama's harrowing flight to freedom and the making of a spiritual hero, Stephan Talty, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=37B7B2F1-4A29-4D40-97C5-24C00895B082
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-286) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
An examination of prior memories -- To Lhasa -- Across the Ghost River -- Eastern fires -- A rumor -- Foreign brothers -- Across the Kyichu -- Flight -- The Norbulingka -- OpIm -- "Godless Reds vs. a living god" -- The Jokhang -- Lhuntse Dzong -- In Tibetan prisons -- The last border -- Meeting a poet -- Bonfires
Control code
ocn703283198
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 302 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307460974
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)703283198
Label
Escape from the land of snows : the young Dalai Lama's harrowing flight to freedom and the making of a spiritual hero, Stephan Talty, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=37B7B2F1-4A29-4D40-97C5-24C00895B082
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-286) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
An examination of prior memories -- To Lhasa -- Across the Ghost River -- Eastern fires -- A rumor -- Foreign brothers -- Across the Kyichu -- Flight -- The Norbulingka -- OpIm -- "Godless Reds vs. a living god" -- The Jokhang -- Lhuntse Dzong -- In Tibetan prisons -- The last border -- Meeting a poet -- Bonfires
Control code
ocn703283198
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 302 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307460974
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)703283198

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