Tibet in the Western Imagination

Author(s): 
Neuhaus, Thomas
ISBN: 
9780230299702
Date published: 
August 2012
Hardback
Price: 
£55.00

Neuhaus explores the roots of the long-standing European fascination with Tibet, from the Dalai Lama to the Abominable Snowman. Surveying a wide range of travel accounts, official documents, correspondence and fiction, he examines how different people thought about both Tibet and their home cultures.