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Chasing the monk"s shadow

a journey in the foodsteps of Xuanzang

by Mishi Saran

  • 149 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Penguin, Viking in New Delhi, New York, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia, Central,
  • India,
  • Asia, Central.,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Saran, Mishi, 1968- -- Travel -- Asia, Central,
    • Saran, Mishi, 1968- -- Travel -- India,
    • Xuanzang, ca. 596-664,
    • Buddhism -- Asia, Central,
    • Buddhism -- India,
    • Asia, Central -- Description and travel,
    • India -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMishi Saran.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS327.7+
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 446 p. :
      Number of Pages446
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3456722M
      ISBN 100670058238
      LC Control Number2005385238
      OCLC/WorldCa61261535

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