Spiritual struggle

Hilton, Isabel
May 2004
New Statesman;5/17/2004, Vol. 133 Issue 4688, p53
Book Review
Reviews the book "The Dance of 17 Lives: the incredible true story of Tibet's 17th Karmapa," by Mick Brown.


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