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By Rinchen Sadutshang,Dalai Lama

one of many purely executive officers in pre-Communist Tibet to were proficient in English recounts the pivotal occasions that modified his fatherland, and the destiny of his humans, forever.

Rinchen Sadutshang used to be born in 1928 close to the Tibet-China border to a well-off buying and selling kinfolk, trained in a Jesuit institution within the Himalayan foothills of British India, and served within the Dalai Lama’s executive either earlier than and after the 1959 Communist takeover of Lhasa. A refugee along tens of hundreds of thousands of his countrymen, he performed a very important function in bringing the plight of the Tibetan humans to the world’s attention.

during this memoir, released simply months after his passing in July of 2015, the writer recounts his lengthy, interesting profession in carrier to the Tibetan reason. From assembly British viceroy Lord Waverly in India and common Chiang Kai-shek in China in 1946 to being a part of the delegation that effectively pled Tibet’s case sooner than the United countries within the Nineteen Sixties, he bargains a first-hand point of view on a couple of memorable old events.

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