Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Tibet, History of a tragedy

Tibet, History of a tragedy: ""

The first images of Tibet go back to 1938 and one owes them with the Sheffer mission sent by 3rd Reich. One discovers there German scientists obnubilated by measurements of all kinds: nose, neck, monuments, tops, all are good. By seeing these images, one cannot prevent oneself from thinking of the accounts which made Alexandra David-Néel of her voyages in Tibet in the years 1920 and 1930..

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