Review of White Crane Lend me your Wings by Tsewang Pemba

Tsewang Pemba’s posthumous novel set in Kham, Tibet’s ‘wild east’, tells of an isolated nation first confronted by the modern world in the form of communist China 

books Updated: Mar 10, 2017 23:42 IST
Thubten Samphel
Thubten Samphel
Hindustan Times
Thubten Samphel,Tsewang Pemba,Tibet
YUSHU, QINGHAI, CHINA - 2004/04/14: Khampa horseman at the Yushu Horse Racing Festival in Qinghai in Eastern Tibet. (Leisa Tyler/LightRocket via Getty Images)

First Published: Mar 10, 2017 23:41 IST