Tibetan Foothold - SIGNED
London: John Murray, 1966.
With the flight of the Dalai Lama and the Chinese takeover of Tibet in 1959, the lives of all Tibetans were shattered. Many became refugees and families were torn apart.
In this moving travel book, Dervla Murphy explores the region and works for a time in an orphanage, caring for some of the thousands of misplaced children.
SIGNED, with a dedication on the first end page.
Some wear to jacket edges.