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From missionaries to mountaineers

From missionaries to mountaineers

early encounters with Nepal

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Published by Giridhar Lal Manandhar in Kathmandu .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby R.R. Jordan
The Physical Object
Pagination195 p.
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24540527M
LC Control Number2010318699


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