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Homer Public Library J 951.5 SON 000157764 Children's Library -- Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780531218884
  • ISBN: 0531218880
  • Physical Description: 144 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2017.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Fighting for a free Tibet -- The roof of the world -- In the wild -- Past and present -- Two governments -- An economic boom -- The Tibetan people -- Following Buddha -- Art, music, and sports -- Tibetan life -- Timeline -- Fast facts.
Summary, etc.:
"Home to many mountains, including the highest point on the planet, Tibet is sometimes called "The Roof of the World." Despite Tibet's official status as a part of China, the country's people widely consider it to be an independent nation. Readers will trace Tibet's long history to discover how this conflict came to be. Along the way, they will find out how Tibet's people live, how the region is governed, and much more. They will also get a close-up look at its beautiful landscapes and diverse wildlife."--Amazon.com.
Subject: Tibet Autonomous Region (China) > Juvenile literature.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China)
China > Tibet Autonomous Region.
Genre: Literature.
Nonfiction.
Literature.
Juvenile works.