From the land of lost content; the Dalai Lama's fight for Tibet.
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|DS786.B23 F8 1970||
Bstan-vdzin-rgya-mtsho XIV, Dalai Lama, 1935-
Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV, 1935-
China -- Tibet Autonomous Region.
Mao, Zedong, 1893-1976
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- History.
235 pages maps 22 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-228).
"Nearly everyone knows the dramatic story of the Dalai Lama, who in 1959 was forced to flee Tibet and the people whom he ruled. Not as many know the stirring and terrible events behind that escape--events which culminated in a spontaneous uprising of the Tibetan people in the capital city of Lhasa. This book, based on interviews with many of the participants (including the Dalai Lama himself), and containing a wealth of unpublished material, carefully reconstructs both the revolt and the Dalai Lama's journey."--Book jacket.
pt. 1. The uneasy truce. February 13, 1959 -- February 14-15 -- February 16-24 -- part 2. The incredible revolt. March 3-16 -- March 17 -- March 18-19 -- March 20 -- March 21 -- March 22 -- Up to March 25 -- Historical appendix.
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|WorldCat Identities||Barber, Noel, 1909-1988.
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