Dalai Lama: A Leader in Exile

Dalai Lama: A Leader in Exile

by Anna Leigh

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Overview

Forced into exile in India after Tibet's attempted revolt against occupying Chinese forces, the Dalai Lama launched a nonviolent campaign against the occupation that earned him a Nobel Peace Prize in 1989. Read about the life and work of the Dalai Lama, an international icon of peace.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781541550476
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 08/01/2019
Series: Gateway Biographies Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 48
File size: 8 MB
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Born on a Farm 13

A New Dalai Lama 16

Chinese Invasion 19

Into Exile 22

Life in Dharamsala 25

A Popular Leader 30

The Last Dalai Lama? 35

Return from Exile 39

Important Dates 42

Source Notes 44

Selected Bibliography 45

Further Reading 46

Index 48

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