Ladakh: Crossroads of High Asia

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Oxford University Press, 1996 - History - 290 pages
This authoritatively written book is the first to study Ladakh, the celebrated last outpost of Tibetan civilization. Janet Rizvi shows how Buddhism and Islam met at this high-altitude crossroads to form a unique culture, and discusses the region's history, rich oral tradition, economy,
literature, and artifacts

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Contents

Mountain and Valley
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Ladakh Past
53
Ladakh Present
114
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