Title:Trans-Himalayan Trade A Retrospect: 1774-1914 In Quest of Tibet's Identity
Author:Phanindra Nath Chakrabarti
Publisher:Classics India Publications
Remarks:Map, Bibliography and Index.
Size:42 x 223 mm
This book is an attempt which has been made to seek the political identity of Tibet on the basis of tradition, economic and historical authority. Author critically examines, in it the imperialistic attitude of China towards Tibet from the earliest to our day in a gripping narrative. Focusing attention on the Sino-Tibet strife and Chinese attempt to impose her political authority on Tibet by force and the relation of the British government to it, the author brings out a fascinating story and has unearthed several interesting facts unknown so far.