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From Heaven Lake: travels through Sinkiang and Tibet

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After two years as a postgraduate student at Nanjing University in China, Vikram Seth hitch-hiked back to his home in New Delhi, via Tibet.nbsp;nbsp; From Heaven Lake is the story of his remarkable journey and his encounters with nomadic Muslims, Chinese officials, Buddhists and others.
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full_title from heaven lake travels through sinkiang and tibet
author seth vikram
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author Seth, Vikram, 1952-
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display_description Chronicles the journey of author Vikram Seth from China, through Tibet and Nepal, to his home in New Delhi, India and his encounter with nomadic Muslims, Chinese officials, and Buddhists. The author describes his travels in China and recounts his candid conversations with ordinary Chinese people.
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publishDate 1983, 1987
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series Vintage departures
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subject_facet Seth, Vikram, -- 1952- -- Travel -- China -- Tibet Autonomous Region, Seth, Vikram, -- 1952- -- Travel -- China -- Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu, Tibet (Chine) -- Récits de voyages, Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- Description and travel, Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu (China) -- Description and travel
title_display From Heaven Lake : travels through Sinkiang and Tibet
title_full From Heaven Lake : travels through Sinkiang and Tibet / Vikram Seth
title_short From Heaven Lake :
title_sub travels through Sinkiang and Tibet
topic_facet Description and travel, Récits de voyages, Seth, Vikram, Travel