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The Resource A mountain in Tibet : the search for Mount Kailas and the sources of the great rivers of India, Charles Allen

A mountain in Tibet : the search for Mount Kailas and the sources of the great rivers of India, Charles Allen

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A mountain in Tibet : the search for Mount Kailas and the sources of the great rivers of India
Title
A mountain in Tibet
Title remainder
the search for Mount Kailas and the sources of the great rivers of India
Statement of responsibility
Charles Allen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Throughout the East there runs a legend of a great mountain at the centre of the world, where four rivers have their source. Charles Allen traces this legend to Western Tibet where there stands Kailas, worshipped by Hindus and Buddhists alike as the home of their gods and the navel of the world
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StDuBDS
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1940-
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Allen, Charles
Dewey number
  • 915.1'505
  • 915.1505
  • 915.1505
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Allen, Charles
  • Mountaineering
  • Tibet Autonomous Region (China)
  • Kailas, Mount (China)
  • Travel and Tourism
Label
A mountain in Tibet : the search for Mount Kailas and the sources of the great rivers of India, Charles Allen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: André Deutsch, 1982
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780349139388
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
vi, 293 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780349139388
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white)
Label
A mountain in Tibet : the search for Mount Kailas and the sources of the great rivers of India, Charles Allen
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: André Deutsch, 1982
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780349139388
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
vi, 293 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780349139388
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white)

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