Seeing Lhasa: British Depictions of the Tibetan Capital 1936-1947. Published to accompany the 2003/2004 Oxford exhibition "Seeing Lhasa - British Depictions of the Tibetan Capital" this volume presents black and white photographs with some in colour by the British Mission to Lhasa 1936-1947. The photographs and explanatory text together provide valuable insights into both Tibetan traditions and ways of life and the diplomacy of the British government at that period. With biographical summaries of the photographs, bibliography and index.
Seeing Lhasa: British Depictions of the Tibetan Capital 1936-1947
AuthorsHarris, Clare; Tsering Shakya (eds.)
PublisherSerindia Publications (Usa)