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From Heaven Lake

Vikram Seth

From Heaven Lake

travels through Sinkiang and Tibet

by Vikram Seth

  • 225 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Chatto & Windus in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu (China),
  • Tibet (China)
    • Subjects:
    • Seth, Vikram, 1952- -- Travel -- China -- Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu,
    • Seth, Vikram, 1952- -- Travel -- China -- Tibet,
    • Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu (China) -- Description and travel,
    • Tibet (China) -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      StatementVikram Seth.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS793.S62 S38 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination178 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages178
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3265633M
      ISBN 100701127007
      LC Control Number83186815

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