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Author Goldstein, Melvyn C.

Title A Tibetan revolutionary : the political life and times of Bapa Phüntso Wangye / Melvyn C. Goldstein, Dawei Sherap, and William R. Siebenschuh.

Imprint Berkeley, CA : University of California Press, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Genocide Memorial Collection    92 Phun-tshogs-dban-rgyal,S GOL    Available
Description xxiv, 371 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Childhood in Batang -- The coup of Lobsang Thundrup -- School years -- Planning revolution -- Returning to Kham -- To Lhasa -- The Indian Communist Party -- On the verge of revolt -- Escape to Tibet -- From Lhasa to Yunnan -- The return to Batang -- The seventeen-point agreement -- To Lhasa again -- With the PLA in Lhasa -- A year of problems -- An interlude in Beijing -- Beginning reforms -- Tension in Lhasa -- Labeled a local nationalist -- To prison -- Solitary confinement -- A vow of silence -- Release from prison -- A new struggle -- Nationalities policy -- A comment by Phünwang.
Subject Phun-tshogs-dbaṅ-rgyal. ʼBa-pa, 1922-2014
Tibet (China) -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- Politics and government -- 1951-
Added Author Sherap, Dawei, 1922-
Siebenschuh, William R.
ISBN 0520240898 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780520240896 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520249925 (pbk.)
9780520249929 (pbk.)

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