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Title: A Tibetan Principality: The Political System of Sa sKya
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: C. W. Cassinelli
Robert Brainerd Ekvall, 1898-

Description: This account of of the Sakya (sa skya) political system is derived from discussions between the authors and and members of the Sakya royal family at the University of Washington in the early 1960s. The focus is on systems of government, as well as Sakya monastery. The most useful information concerns the early twentieth century.
(Kevin Vose 2004-04-06)

Publisher Place: Ithaca, New York
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Normalized publisher place: Ithaca, New York
Publisher country: United States
Publisher URL: http://www.cornellpress.cornell.edu/
Published Date: 1969
Extent: xx, 425 p. illus., maps, ports. 24 cm
Subject: Sakya (sa skya)
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Political Science -- Tibet -- Sakya (sa skya)
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Religion -- Monasteries -- Region -- Tibet -- Central Tibet (dbus gtsang) -- Sera Monastery
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Religion -- Monasteries -- Sects -- Gelukpa (dge lugs pa) -- Sera Monastery
Cultural Coverage: Tibet
Temporal coverage: 20th century CE
Language: English
Project: Sera Monastery Project
Format: Print media (print or manuscript, including PDFs)
Media type: Text
Resource Type: Book (single author)
Release Flag: OK for viewing
Date Of Record Creation: 2004-04-06 18:19:26
Date Record Checked: 2004-04-06
Date Last Modified: 2008-03-12 16:48:44
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