Waiting For The Dalai Lama: Stories From All Sides Of The Tibetan Debate


by Rozeboom, Annelie

Waiting For The Dalai Lama: Stories From All Sides Of The Tibetan Debate

Price:  US$20.48   (SGD25.60*)
Format:  Paper Back, 220 pages
Published:  2011, Hong Kong, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9789881774200
SB#:  052809 (101)

About This Book

Why does the issue of Tibet rouse such passions on both sides? And is there any way to find common ground? Chinese-speaking journalist Annelie Rozeboom worked as a foreign correspondent in China for ten years. During that time she was able to interview numerous Tibetan people inside and outside Tibet, as well as Chinese residents, Western observers and the Dalai Lama himself. As these people explain their life stories, it becomes clear to the reader why they think the way they do. The book also shows how history washed over this remote kingdom and how the Tibetans and the Chinese came to take such opposing positions. Waiting for the Dalai Lama is a uniquely valuable book which approaches the emotive issue of Tibet from all angles.


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