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The Resource Sky train : Tibetan women on the edge of history, Canyon Sam

Sky train : Tibetan women on the edge of history, Canyon Sam

Label
Sky train : Tibetan women on the edge of history
Title
Sky train
Title remainder
Tibetan women on the edge of history
Statement of responsibility
Canyon Sam
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Through a lyrical narrative of her journey to Tibet in 2007, activist Canyon Sam contemplates modern history from the perspective of Tibetan women. Traveling on China's new "Sky Train, " she celebrates Tibetan New Year with the Lhasa family whom she'd befriended decades earlier and concludes an oral-history project with women elders."--BOOK JACKET
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10620120
Cataloging source
DLC
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Sam, Canyon
Dewey number
305.4209515
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Women, Tibetan
  • Women's rights
  • Railroads
Target audience
adult
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Tibetan women on the edge of history
Label
Sky train : Tibetan women on the edge of history, Canyon Sam
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Foreword / Dalai Lama -- 1. SkyTrain -- 2. Morning on the Changtang -- 3. Lhasa -- 4. Crossing the Himalayas -- 5. Dharamsala
Control code
000044213903
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 271 p.
Isbn
9780295989532
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Sky train : Tibetan women on the edge of history, Canyon Sam
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Foreword / Dalai Lama -- 1. SkyTrain -- 2. Morning on the Changtang -- 3. Lhasa -- 4. Crossing the Himalayas -- 5. Dharamsala
Control code
000044213903
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 271 p.
Isbn
9780295989532
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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