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Sikhim & Bhutan: Sikhim and Bhutan: twenty-one years on the north-east frontier, 1887-1908

Creator/Contributor:
White, J. Claude (John Claude), 1853-1918, creator
Place Of Origin:
England
London
Publisher:
E. Arnold
Creation Date:
1909
Extent:
xix, 331, [1] p., [41] leaves of plates (2 folded) : ill., facsim., map, ports. ; 27 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
bibliography
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
The geographical position and general features of the states of Sikhim and Bhutan -- The people : their morals, religion, and language -- A short history of Sikhim -- Early reminisces -- More early reminisces -- The Delhi Durbar and visit of the Chiefs to Calcutta to meet Their Royal Highnesses the Prince and Princess of Wales -- Expeditions and Explorations in Sikhim -- Departure from Sikhim -- History of founding Bhutan -- My first mission to Bhutan -- An exploration of eastern Bhutan and a portion of Tibet in 1906 -- My second mission to Bhutan -- British missions to Bhutan -- British relations with Bhutan from 1772 -- Foreign relations with Bhutan -- Arts and industries of Sikhim and Bhutan.
Subjects:
White, J. Claude (John Claude)
Sikkim (India)--Discovery and exploration--British
Bhutan--Discovery and exploration--British
Sikkim (India)--Description and travel
Bhutan--Description and travel
Notes:
"Authorities consulted": p. xix.
Attribution:
by J. Claude White.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
DS485.S5 W5
Repository:
Widener Library, Harvard University
Tozzer Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990048255930203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990048255930203941/catalog