From Heaven Lake: travels through Sinkiang and Tibet
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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Review: From Heaven Lake: Travels Through Sinkiang and TibetUser Review - Marty Nicholas - Goodreads
Just about a perfect travel log. China in the 1980's. Written just 2 years before my summer in the Middle Kingdom. Delightful insights into a complicated society. Read full review
Review: From Heaven Lake: Travels Through Sinkiang and TibetUser Review - Osho - Goodreads
A sweet and young travelogue, in a good way, of some of Seth's travels while he was an exchange student in China. Seth is, of course, a fine writer. He does a lovely job of setting a scene by reporting a few striking details. Read full review
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JSTOR: From Heaven Lake, Travels through Sinkiang and Tibet
From Heaven Lake, Travels through Sinkiang and Tibet. By VIKRAM SETH. [London: Chatto & Windus, 1983. 178 pp. 8-95.] Vikram Seth lived in China as a student ...
The Golden Road to Samarqand: <i>From Heaven Lake</i>
From Heaven Lake: Travels Through Sinkiang and Tibet by Vikram Seth is the first truly worthwhile travelogue I've read about Central Asia or China. ...
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SSRN-Cultural Dialogue Through Travel Writing: Vikram Seth's From ...
The paper attemots to examine the cultural exploration and dialogue in From Heaven Lake: Travels through Sinkiang and Tibet by Vikram Seth and Dancing in ...
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From Heaven Lake: Travels through Sinkiang and Tibet, Seth, Vikram Seth, Paperback, Vintage Departures Series, 1st Vintage departures ed, 1, Book, ...
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An unconventional, award-winning travelogue of a 1981 trip to India from China via the Himalayas by the marvelous Indian novelist Vikram Seth
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From Heaven Lake - immediacy
From Heaven Lake. by Vikram Seth. Very well done travelogue around China. A perfect counterpoint to Salzman's Iron & Silk. Salzman stayed in one spot for ...
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Inner Geek: On Travel - From Heaven Lake
The book, "From Heaven Lake: Travels through Sinkiang and Tibet" is a travel memoir he wrote in 1983 while journeying from Nanjing (where he was attending ...
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Vikram Seth - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
His travel book From Heaven Lake: Travels Through Sinkiang and Tibet (1983) was his first popular success — even here he makes frequent asides in verse ...
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Vintage Catalog | From Heaven Lake by Vikram Seth
Format: Trade Paperback. Category: Travel - Asia. Publisher: Vintage. Pub Date: October 1987. # of pages: 192. ISBN: 978-0-394-75218-1 (0-394-75218-X) ...
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From Heaven Lake by Vikram Seth - 9781857990829 - Orion Books
From Heaven Lake by Vikram Seth Paperback book 185799082X / 9781857990829 Orion Books
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