Prisoner in Red Tibet.
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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English



  • Tibet (China)


  • Welsh Himalayan Expedition, 1955.,
  • Prisoners, Chinese.,
  • Tibet (China) -- History.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsDS786 .W45
The Physical Object
Pagination264 p.
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6241898M
LC Control Number58000877

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