Ladakh: crossroads of high Asia

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Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 1996 - History - 290 pages
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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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Contents

Mountain and Valley
8
Ladakh Past
53
Ladakh Present
114
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About the author (1996)

Janet Rizvi has a Ph.D. in History from Cambridge. She is a freelance writer and researcher. She is the author of Ladakh: Crossroads of High Asia (OIP).

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