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Blue poppies

  • 207 Pages
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Scots -- China -- Tibet -- Fiction., Women with disabilities -- Fiction., Radio engineers -- Fiction., Mountain life -- Fiction., Widows -- Fiction., Himalaya Mountains -- Fiction., Tibet (China) -- Fic

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Himalaya Mountains, Tibet (China), China,

StatementJonathan Falla.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6056.A539 B58 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination207 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3653542M
ISBN 101903238552
LC Control Number2002503511
OCLC/WorldCa48883766

Blue Poppies is the story of two unlikely lovers who get caught in the turmoil of Chinas invasion of Tibet in Puton is a young widow who came from Lhasa to a very remote town with her tax collector husband, stayed after he died, and struggles to get along in Jyeko when all the other townspeople think shes bad luck/5.

Blue Poppies The year is and, as the world recovers from the ravages of World War II, the Chinese army is perched on the border of a fragile land awaiting its destiny. Jamie Wilson, a young Scottish wireless operator and veteran of the war, has just arrived in the remote Tibetan village of Jyeko/5(6).

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Jamie Wilson, a young Scottish wireless operator and veteran of the war, has just arrived in the remote Tibetan village of Jyeko. In Blue Poppies, the author shares her experience of spiritual life in the Indian Himalaya. For years, Judith Wermuth-Atkinson had the unique opportunity to study, live, and travel with the Hindu monk and Vedic scholar Siddhartha Krishna.

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