Book on Tibet and woman adventurer??

DiscussãoBiographies, Memoirs and Autobiographies

Entre no LibraryThing para poder publicar.

Book on Tibet and woman adventurer??

Este tópico está presentemente marcado como "inativo" —a última mensagem tem mais de 90 dias. Reative o tópico publicando uma resposta.

1annielf
Ago 10, 2010, 8:41 am

About 10 or 15 years ago I was looking for a book on adventurous and daring women and I found one. I can't recall the title or the author's name and wonder if someone can help. Googling has produced nothing.

This woman travelled to Tibet when it was illegal and her goal was to get to Llasa. Her many travels were financed by an older man she married for his money. I believe the time period was the 30's or 40's? The woman was either American or British.

2barney67
Ago 10, 2010, 11:25 am

Could be Alexandra David-Neel

http://www.librarything.com/work/146251

3annielf
Ago 10, 2010, 6:09 pm

Yes! Thanks. I knew as soon as I saw her name. Happened a decade or so before I thought, but I was close.