Seeing Lhasa: British Depictions of the Tibetan Capital, 1936-1947

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ISBN
9781932476040

Author : Clare Harris (Author), Tsering Sharkya (Author), Elizabeth Edwards (Author)

Binding : Paperback

Size : 8.8 x 10.8

Language : English

Pages : 176

Publisher : Serindia Publications

Year of Publication : 2003

During the 1930s and 1940s the British cultivated political and social relations with the Tibetan elite. This photographic study reveals the way in which the city, its palaces, monasteries and mansions became the backdrop for a social world in which the British and Tibetans interacted. During the 1930s and 1940s the British cultivated close political and social relations with members of the Tibetan elite and established a Mission in Lhasa. Based on the Pitt Rivers Museum exhibition of the same name, this publication reveals the way in which the city, its palaces, monasteries and

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