The Rupa Book of Himalayan Quiz

The Rupa Book of Himalayan Quiz
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From the Jacket: Himalayan Quiz covers the entire spectrum of the Himalayas from the East to the West and deals with the history, geography, life style, religion, ecology and sports of the region. The questions vary from the profound to the light-hearted. Bill Aitken came to India from Britain as a student of Comparative Religion in 1959. The moment he set eyes on the Himalayas he decided to spend the rest of his life in their presence. He is honorary librarian of the Himalayan Club and aut...
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Himalayan Quiz covers the entire spectrum of the Himalayas from the East to the West and deals with the history, geography, life style, religion, ecology and sports of the region. The questions vary from the profound to the light-hearted.

Bill Aitken came to India from Britain as a student of Comparative Religion in 1959. The moment he set eyes on the Himalayas he decided to spend the rest of his life in their presence. He is honorary librarian of the Himalayan Club and author of Seven Sacred Rivers, Travels By A Lesser Line, The Nanda Devi Affair, Mountain Delight, and Exploring Indian Railways.

CONTENTS

Forewordx
General1
Environmental6
Arunachal Himalaya12
Bhutan Himalaya17
Sikkim Himalaya20
Nepal Himalaya23
Everest28
Kumaun Hills33
Garhwal38
Himachal Pradesh43
Jammu and Kashmir48
Ladakh51
Answers55

Item Code: IDE280 Author: Bill Aitken Cover: Paperback Edition: 2004 Publisher: Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd. ISBN: 8171672906 Language: English Size: 7.0" X 4.5" Pages: 107 Other Details: 84 gms
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