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Book review: a historical atlas of Tibet by Karl E. Ryavec

Chamberlain, Tim (2015) Book review: a historical atlas of Tibet by Karl E. Ryavec. LSE Review of Books (30 Oct 2015). Website.

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Following two decades of research, Karl E. Ryavec expertly presents the historical and cultural transformations of Tibet since the Palaeolithic period through a series of 49 maps supplemented by detailed keys, essays and accompanying photographs. The first work of its kind, A Historical Atlas of Tibet is a beautiful reference book of value to a range of scholars and students including historians, anthropologists, historical geographers and digital cartographers, writes Tim Chamberlain. A Historical Atlas of Tibet. Karl E. Ryavec. University of Chicago Press. 2015.

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Additional Information: © 2015 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: D History General and Old World > DS Asia
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
Date Deposited: 02 Nov 2015 15:48
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 07:51

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