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Dalai Lama

a biography

by Claude B. Levenson

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Published by Oxford University Press in New Delhi, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV, 1935-,
  • Dalai lamas -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-285) and index.

    StatementClaude B. Levenson ; translated by Stephen Cox.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ7935.B777 L47 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 291 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6805919M
    ISBN 100195650174
    LC Control Number00269064
    OCLC/WorldCa43470618


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