The Forbidden City of Lhasa

Sarat Chandra Das, Alexandra David-Neel, Charles Allen, Scott Berry, Peter Hopkirk, Scott Berry

These six books tell the tales of the intrepid explorers who penetrated the Forbidden City of Lhasa deep inside Tibet in the 19th and early 20th centuries.

Das went during the years 1879 to 1891. Neel in 1923.

The Japanese had a great interest in Tibet as they wanted to obtain the scriptures to look deeper into the origins of Buddhism, which had spread from China to Japan.

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