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Warriors of Tibet: The Story of Aten and the Khampas' Fight for the Freedom of their Country

Warriors of Tibet: The Story of Aten and the Khampas' Fight for the Freedom of their Country

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1986
ISBN
0861710509
ISBN13
9780861710508
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A heartfelt story of one man's struggle for Tibetan independence. Warriors of Tibet is a vivid portrait of a Tibetan Khampa warrior, Aten, and his people of Nyarong. He tells the history of his people, and relates how the peaceful lifestyle in Kham was shattered by the incursion and final dominatio ...more

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Jamyang Norbu (འཇམ་དབྱངས་ནོར་བུ) is a Tibetan political activist and writer, who lived for over 40 years as an exile in India. He now resides in America.

He founded and directed the Amnye Machen Institute, Tibetan Centre for Advanced Studies, Dharamsala. He is the author of Warriors of Tibet , the biography of a Khampa warrior; Illusion and Reality , a collection of his political essays, and the editor of The Performing Traditions of Tibet . He was also the direc
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