A Simple Monk

A Simple Monk

Writings on His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Book - 2001
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Baker & Taylor
A revealing visual biography of one of the world's great spiritual leaders features 150 photographs spanning the fourteenth Dalai Lama's career as well as a series of impressionistic essays designed to capture the essence of his philosophy. 25,000 first printing. $25,000 ad/promo. Original.

Book News
Lavish color photographs and wrap-around text celebrate the peripatetic spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism. Unidentified contributors present such perspectives as ocean of wisdom, the god in exile, and human rights and universal responsibility. There is no index or bibliography. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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Chronicles the life of Tenzin Gyatso, the fourteenth Dalai Lama, through essays discussing his childhood, exile, and work for human rights and to free his people from Chinese rule.

Publisher: Novato, CA : New World Library, c2001
ISBN: 9781577311751
Characteristics: 143 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Wright, Alison 1961-
Morgan, Tom 1957-


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