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Ladakh: Crossroads of High Asia
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Oxford Univ Pr
Publication date September 1, 1998
Pages 290
Binding Paperback
Edition 2 rep sub
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780195645460
ISBN-10 0195645464
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.75 by 9 in.
Weight 0.90 lbs.
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Original list price $35.00
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: This authoritatively written book is the first to study Ladakh, the celebrated last outpost of Tibetan civilization. Janet Rizvi shows how Buddhism and Islam met at this high-altitude crossroads to form a unique culture, and discusses the region's history, rich oral tradition, economy, literature, and artifacts.

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Hardcover
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3 updated edition from Oxford Univ Pr (June 30, 2012)
9780198079415 | details & prices | 310 pages | 5.75 × 9.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.22 lbs | List price $55.00
About: This scholarly yet lively introduction to Ladakh and its people, in print since 1983, is widely recognized as an authoritative and comprehensive reference for general information on the region.
Revised edition from Oxford Univ Pr (December 11, 1997)
9780195640168 | details & prices | List price $35.00
About: This authoritatively written book is the first to study Ladakh, the celebrated last outpost of Tibetan civilization.
Paperback
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2 rep sub edition from Oxford Univ Pr (September 1, 1998)
9780195645460 | details & prices | 290 pages | 5.75 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $35.00
About: This authoritatively written book is the first to study Ladakh, the celebrated last outpost of Tibetan civilization.
With Various | Reprint edition from Oxford Univ Pr (May 1, 1990)
9780195623901 | details & prices | List price $9.95
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About: This highly readable volume offers the first authoritative account of the history, religions, culture, and social conditions of Ladakh, the land often celebrated as the last outpost of Tibetan civilization.

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