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To the navel of the world

yaks and unheroic travels in Nepal and Tibet

by Peter Somerville-Large

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Published by H. Hamilton in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nepal,
  • Tibet (China)
    • Subjects:
    • Somerville-Large, Peter -- Travel -- Nepal.,
    • Somerville-Large, Peter -- Travel -- China -- Tibet.,
    • Yak.,
    • Nepal -- Description and travel.,
    • Tibet (China) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Peter Somerville-Large.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS493.53 .S64 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 225 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages225
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2450077M
      ISBN 100241121086
      LC Control Number87149377

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