The Himalayas: An Encyclopedia of Geography, History, and Culture

by
Andrew J. Hundeditor
James A. Wreneditor
The Himalayas: An Encyclopedia of Geography, History, and Culture

20180630

ABC-CLIO

Pages 360
Topics Geography and World Cultures

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The Himalayas: An Encyclopedia of Geography, History, and Culture

Author(s): Andrew J. Hund
Contributors: Hund, Andrew; Wren, James;
Abstract:

A thorough and detailed resource that describes the history, culture, and geography of the Himalayan region, providing an indispensable reference work to both general readers and seasoned scholars in the field.


• Presents invaluable insights into the dynamics that have shaped the Himalayan region over human history

• Provides a context for understanding the importance of the region to a larger understanding of globalization and key related issues we must currently deal with, including but not limited to climate change, border disputes, and economic and political migrations

• Offers a balanced understanding of major socio-political issues that affect the region

• Supplies a detailed and rich description of the region in a single volume that serves readers who need immediate answers to questions as well as those seeking a comprehensive overview of the complexities of the region

Editor(s): Hund, Andrew; Wren, James;
SortTitle: himalayas: an encyclopedia of geography, history, and culture
Keyword(s): Geography and World Cultures
Author Info:
Andrew J. Hundeditor
James A. Wreneditor
eISBN-13: 9781440839399
Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/9781440839399.jpg
Print ISBN-13: 9781440839382
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 360
Publication Date: 20180630