WONDERS OF THE WORLD
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The Buddhas of Bamiyan

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$17.50 • £14.95 • €16.00

ISBN 9780674503793

Publication Date: 05/04/2015

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256 pages

Wonders of the World

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  • Map 1: Bamiyan
  • Map 2: Bamiyan and the Surrounding Passes
  • Map 3: Bamiyan and the World
  • Foreword
  • 1. Dynamite and Celebrity
  • 2. Reimagining Bamiyan
  • 3. Islam Contemplates the Buddhas
  • 4. On the Trail of Alexander
  • 5. Bamiyan, Its Future and Its Past
  • Further Reading
  • List of Illustrations
  • Acknowledgements
  • Index

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