Among the Tibetans e-bokEngelsk, 2012

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Bird (1831-1904) recounts her rugged passage through the Himalayas by horseback and her four-month sojourn amid "e;the pleasantest of people."e; Bird's evocative accounts of Tibetan ceremonies, decorations, costumes, and music, along with her vivid descriptions of palaces, temples, and monasteries, offer rare glimpses of a vanished world. 21 black-and-white illustrations.