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  • From Heaven Lake
  • Written by Vikram Seth
  • Format: Trade Paperback | ISBN: 9780394752181
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From Heaven Lake

Travels Through Sinkiang and Tibet

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After two years as a postgraduate student at Nanjing University in China, Vikram Seth hitch-hiked back to his home in New Delhi, via Tibet.  From Heaven Lake is the story of his remarkable journey and his encounters with nomadic Muslims, Chinese officials, Buddhists and others.
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Vikram Seth's previous books include three poetry collections, a libretto, the travel memoir From Heaven Lake: Travels Through Sinkiang and Tibet, and two novels, The Golden Gate (a novel in verse) and A Suitable Boy. Born in Calcutta, Seth has lived in China, California, England, and India.

  • From Heaven Lake by Vikram Seth
  • October 12, 1987
  • Travel - Asia
  • Vintage
  • $15.00
  • 9780394752181

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