In the Himalayas: journeys through Nepal, Tibet, and Bhutan

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Simon & Schuster, 1989 - Nature - 336 pages
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The newest Bernstein work explores the wondrous Himalayan countries of the Indian subcontinent--from their rich history to his first-hand observation of today's pressures and conflicts.

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Bernstein, a professor of physics who spends his summers trekking in mountains, has expanded his 1970 travel book, The Wildest Dreams of Kew: A Profile of Nepal (LJ 4/15/70) . The new work is an ... Read full review

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The Jewel and the Lotus
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Fortune Has Wings
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Copyright

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About the author (1989)

Jeremy Bernstein is a former staff writer for the "New Yorker". He is the author of many books, including "Plutonium: A History of the World's Most Dangerous Element" and "Oppenheimer: Portrait of an Enigma".

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