Title:Journey Among the Tibetan Nomads: An Account of a Remote Civilization
Publisher:Library of Tibetan Works and Archives
Remarks:B&W Illustrations, Colour Photographs, Notes and Index.
Size:208 x 212 mm
The book, Conceived and written at the time of the author's journeys among the nomad population of eastern Tibet in the 1950s, Journey Among the Tibetan Nomads is a precious mirror of the usages and customs of these people, which strikingly correspond with descriptions in the ancient Tibetan epic of Gesar popular justice, all aspects of the culture and daily life of the nomads are explored by an alert and curious traveller on his way through ancient, far-off lands.