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Author Rgya-lo-don-grub, Lha-sras, 1928- author.

Title The noodle maker of Kalimpong : the Dalai Lama's brother and his struggle for Tibet / Gyalo Thondup, elder brother of the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, and Anne F. Thurston, coauthor of The Private Life of Chairman Mao.

Publication Info. New York : PublicAffairs, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    951.505 RGY    Available
Edition First edition.
Description xxviii, 353 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-331) and index.
Contents Taktser Village and Kumbum Monastery -- My family -- The search team arrives -- My brother is recognized as the fourteenth Dalai Lama -- The Dalai Lama's new life -- My family's new life -- My life changes -- My student days in Nanjing -- Stranded in India -- Becoming an intermediary -- The Chinese invade -- The long journey home -- Home again -- Escape from Tibet -- Beginning life in India -- the Dalai Lama visits China -- The Dalai Lama visits India -- The CIA offers to help -- The Dalai Lama's escape -- From Mussoorie to Dharamsala -- Mustang -- Settling down in India -- The war between India and China -- The CIA stops its support -- A new life in Hong Kong -- My return to China -- The tenth Panchen Lama -- Meeting Deng Xiaoping -- Return to Tibet -- Our negotiations fail -- Another opportunity lost -- Opportunity lost again -- Return to Tibet -- Watching the world from Kalimpong.
Subject Rgya-lo-don-grub, Lha-sras, 1928-
Politicians -- China -- Tibet Autonomous Region -- Biography.
Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho, Dalai Lama XIV, 1935- -- Family.
Central Tibetan Administration-in-Exile (India) -- Officials and employees -- Biography.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- Politics and government.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- Biography.
Tibetans -- India -- Biography.
Kālimpong (India) -- Biography.
Added Author Thurston, Anne F., author.
Added Title Dalai Lama's brother and his struggle for Tibet
ISBN 9781610392891 hardcover
1610392892 hardcover
9781610392907 electronic book

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