Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 April 1995

288 Pages | 24 photos, 4 maps

5-5/8 x 8-7/16 inches

ISBN: 9781568360508

Bookseller Code (03)


Trespassers on the Roof of the World

The Secret Exploration of Tibet

Peter Hopkirk

A Publication of Kodansha USA

  • Fascinating account of the conflict between Victorian Britain and Csarist Russia to annex Tibet
  • Includes discussion of China's role, culminating in their invasion of Tibet in the 1950's
  • Update by Hopkirk looks at Tibet - and China - today
  • Written in Hopkirk's usual riveting narrative style

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