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Developing Tibet?

Ann Armbrecht Forbes

Developing Tibet?

a survey of international development projects

by Ann Armbrecht Forbes

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Published by Cultural Survival, International Campaign for Tibet in Cambridge, MA, Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • Tibet.
    • Subjects:
    • Economic development projects -- China -- Tibet.,
    • Economic assistance -- China -- Tibet.,
    • Technical assistance -- China -- Tibet.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Ann Forbes and Carole McGranahan.
      SeriesCultural survival report ;, no. 33
      ContributionsMcGranahan, Carole., Cultural Survival Inc., International Campaign for Tibet.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC428.T48 F67 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 163 p. :
      Number of Pages163
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1464195M
      ISBN 100939521474
      LC Control Number93122948

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