Bhutan, Mountain Fortress of the Gods
Written by Schicklgruber, Christian ; Francoise Pommaret (Eds.)
The Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan, a country the size of Switzerland with a population of around 600,000, is presented in this book through the eyes of nine western and Bhutanese academics. The text first presents the heritage of this last-surviving Mahayana Buddhist kingdom, its topography, fauna and flora, and its ethnic and linguistic diversity.
- Language: English
- Binding: Hardback
- Publisher: Serindia Publications
- ISBN: 9781570623523
- Pages: 276