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John Powers & David Templeman 
Historical Dictionary of Tibet 

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Historical Dictionary of Tibet, Second Edition
is a comprehensive resource for Tibetan history, politics, religion, major figures, prehistory and paleontology, with a primary emphasis on the modern period. It also covers the surrounding areas influenced by Tibetan religion and culture, including India, China, Nepal, Bhutan, Central Asia, and Russia.
It contains a chronology, a glossary, an introduction, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 500 cross-referenced entries on important personalities as well as aspects of the country’s politics, economy, foreign relations, religion, and culture. This book is an excellent resource for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about Tibet.
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Table of Content

Editor’s Foreword, by Jon Woronoff


Reader’s Notes

Acronyms and Abbreviations

Glossary of Common Phonetic Spellings and Wylie Equivalents






About the Authors

About the author

David Templeman is an adjunct scholar at the Monash Asia Institute at Monash University. He has more than 40 years of experience of academic study of Tibetan history, culture, and religion.
Language English ● Format EPUB ● Pages 888 ● ISBN 9781538130223 ● File size 13.0 MB ● Publisher Rowman & Littlefield Publishers ● Country US ● Published 2020 ● Edition 2 ● Downloadable 24 months ● Currency EUR ● ID 7630448 ● Copy protection Adobe DRM
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