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Lhasa and Its Mysteries - Waddell, L Austine
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First published in 1906, this volume emerged three years after the British expedition across the Alps to Lhasa, in which the author took part, and provided a first-hand British account of the mission. The expedition (also known as the British Invasion of Tibet) was intended to counter perceived Russian Imperial interests in access to India through Tibet. Its leaders did not anticipate the intention of Tibetans to resist the mission. The expedition allowed L. Austine Waddell, who had the opportunity to learn of Tibet during ...

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Lhasa and its Mysteries 2018, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138310926

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Lhasa and Its Mysteries 1988, Dover Publications, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780486257631

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