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The Resource Seven years in Tibet, Heinrich Harrer ; translated from the German by Richard Graves ; with an introduction by Peter Fleming

Seven years in Tibet, Heinrich Harrer ; translated from the German by Richard Graves ; with an introduction by Peter Fleming

Label
Seven years in Tibet
Title
Seven years in Tibet
Statement of responsibility
Heinrich Harrer ; translated from the German by Richard Graves ; with an introduction by Peter Fleming
Title variation
7 years in Tibet
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
An account of an Austrian mountain climber's escape from a British internment camp in India during World War II and his twenty-one-month journey through the Himalayas to safety in the Forbidden City of Lhasa in Tibet
Member of
Summary
Recounts how the author, an Austrian, escaped from an English internment camp in India in 1943 and spent the next seven years in Tibet, observing its social practices, religion, politics, and people
Tone
Writing style
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250579
Cataloging source
BNB
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1912-
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Harrer, Heinrich
Dewey number
915.15
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Series statement
Flamingo modern classic
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  • Prisoners of war
  • Tibet (China)
  • Tibet (China)
Target audience
adult
Label
Seven years in Tibet, Heinrich Harrer ; translated from the German by Richard Graves ; with an introduction by Peter Fleming
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1953
  • Translation of: Sieben Jahre in Tibet
Control code
000006614987
Dimensions
20cm.
Extent
xiii, 288 p.
Isbn
9780586087077
Other physical details
1map
Label
Seven years in Tibet, Heinrich Harrer ; translated from the German by Richard Graves ; with an introduction by Peter Fleming
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1953
  • Translation of: Sieben Jahre in Tibet
Control code
000006614987
Dimensions
20cm.
Extent
xiii, 288 p.
Isbn
9780586087077
Other physical details
1map

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