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The Open Road: The Global Journey of the Fourteenth Dalai Lama

The Open Road: The Global Journey of the Fourteenth Dalai Lama - Pico Iyer Pico Iyer met the Dalai Lama when he was just seventeen and spent the next three decades sporadically following and meeting up with the Tibetan leader. Iyer is a fantastic writer, has his thumb on the pulse of world affairs, and is intimately interested in his subject. There could be no better author for this book. I was continuously captivated and learned an lot about the Dalai Lama and Tibetan culture. [ full review ]