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William Woodville Rockhill

scholar-diplomat of the Tibetan highlands

by Kenneth Wimmel

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Published by Orchid Press in Bangkok .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tibet (China),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Rockhill, William Woodville, 1854-1914.,
    • Diplomats -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Tibet (China) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-234) and index.

      Other titlesScholar-diplomat of the Tibetan highlands
      StatementKenneth Wimmel ; edited with an introduction by Braham Norwick.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesAsian portraits =, Visages d"Asie, Asian portraits.
      ContributionsNorwick, Braham.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE664.R64 W56 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 238 p. :
      Number of Pages238
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3376803M
      ISBN 109745240222
      LC Control Number2004473229

        Rockhill, William Woodville, Publication date Topics Rockhill, William Woodville, Book from the collections of New York Public Library Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Includes bibliographical references and Pages: William Woodville Rockhill Wikipedia open wikipedia design.. William Woodville Rockhill. United States Ambassador to Turkey; In office Aug – Novem

      This book, 'Land of the Lamas,' was the result of this first expedition." - Written in by William Woodville Rockhill. About the Author: Standing six feet-four inches, William Woodville Rockhill, the U.S. Minister to China, still had the stiff bearing of the French military officer he had once been and was not given to strong expressions of. Resources by William Woodville Rockhill (46) The land of the lamas: notes of a journey through China, Mongolia and Tibet with maps and illustrations / by William Woodville Rockhill Rockhill, William Woodville, [ Book: ] View online (access conditions) At 2 libraries.

      Download PDF The Mission Of Friar William Of Rubruck book full free. The Mission Of Friar William Of Rubruck available for download and read online in other formats. by William Woodville Rockhill, Reprinted in Maryland, USA by Rana Saad in Travel Fact and Travel Fiction. Z. R. W. M. von Martels — Literary Criticism.   Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : Rockhill, William Woodville, ioned.


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