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Title: 西藏地名资料简编 (Xizang di ming zi liao jian bian)
Language of title: Chinese
Title in other language: (bod kyi sa ming dpyad gzhi'i yig rigs bsdus bsgrigs/)
Other language: Tibetan
One Sentence Summary: A place name directory for the Tibet Autonomous Region.

Description: A place name directory for the Tibet Autonomous Region. Entries are listed under sections corresponding to the district and county in which they exist. The entries provide the Chinese name, the feature type, the Tibetan name, a Chinese explanation of the meaning of the Tibetan name, and variant names in Chinese and Tibetan. Geographic feature types covered include administrative units such as districts, counties, townships, and villages, as well as natural features such as mountains, rivers, and passes. Other places of interest are also included, such as monasteries, parks, pastures, and power plants. Title and table of contents is in Chinese and Tibetan. (Ben Deitle 2009-07-07)

Publisher: 西藏自治区革命委员会测绘局 (Xizang Zizhiqu ge ming wei yuan hui ce hui ju)
;西藏军区司令部侦察处 (Xizang jun qu si ling bu zhen cha chu)
Publisher country: China
Published Date: 1979
Extent: 296 p.
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Places-Geography -- Places -- Tibet
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Places-Geography -- Places -- China -- Tibet Autonomous Region
Language: Chinese

Means of availability: THL holds a complete xerox copy of this book.

Project: Place Dictionary
Resource Type: Book
Release Flag: OK for viewing
Date Of Record Creation: 0000-00-00 00:00:00
Date Last Modified: 0000-00-00 00:00:00

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