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search for the Panchen Lama by Isabel Hilton

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English



  • China,
  • Tibet.


  • Rgyal-mtshan-nor-bu, Panchen Lama XI, 1990,
  • Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV, 1935-,
  • Panchen lamas -- Biography.,
  • Buddhism and politics -- China -- Tibet.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-322) and index.

StatementIsabel Hilton.
LC ClassificationsBQ7945.R597 S47 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 335 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages335
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6781061M
ISBN 100393049698
LC Control Number00028016

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