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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subject_facetSeth, 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_displayFrom Heaven Lake : travels through Sinkiang and Tibet
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title_subtravels through Sinkiang and Tibet
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Seth, Vikram
Travel