Bøker om Nepal

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Fjellbøker og reiselitteratur

Adventures in Nepal av Marit Bakke og Olav Myrholt (2017)
Annapurna av Maurice Herzog – expedition book, an account of the first 8000 meter peak to be climbed.
The Ascent of Rum Doodle av W E Bowman – en satirisk bok om ekspedisjoner på 1950-tallet
Climbing the Fish’s Tail av Wilfrid Noyce – om første oppstigning av Machapuchhare i 1957.
Dolpo – People and Landscape (2015) av Gerda Pauler; Vertebrate Publishing: Sheffield (ISBN: 978-1-898573-96-8)
Draumen om Gongga Shan av Terje Kleiven
Everest – The Challenge av Francis Younghusband,
Great Himalaya Trail – 1700 km across the roof of the world (2013) av Gerda Pauler; Baton Wicks: Sheffield  (ISBN-13: 978-1898573890)
High Crimes: The fate of Everest in an age of greed av Michael Kodas
Himalayan Campaign by Paul Bauer – klatring i Kangchenjunga
Into Thin Air av Jon Kraukauer – en spennende skildring av den fatale ekspedisjonen i 1996
The Kangchenjunga Adventure av Frank Smythe
Opp Stupet – til Østtoppen av Tirich Mir av Arne Næss (1964).
Penguins on Everest av David Durkan – om hvordan ekspedisjonsturismen har blitt et kommersialisert produkt.
Round Kangchenjunga av Douglas William Freshfield,
Seven Years in Tibet av Heinrich Harrier – god introduksjon for de som skal reise til Himalaya og Tibet/buddistisk liv
Tigers of the Snow av Jonathan Neale – om hvordan det skjebnesvangre klatringen av Nanga Parbat gjorde Sherpenes fjellklatring legendarisk.
Tirich Mir til Tops  ‘Den Norske Himalaia-Ekspedisjonen’ av Arne Næss m. fl., lagånden på ekspedisjonen beskrives.
Touching My Father’s Soul av Jamling Tenzing Norgay, sønn av Tenzing Norgay
Trango – Triumf og Tragedie av Stein P. Aasheim and Per Kværnes
Les mer om disse i David Durkan´s anmeldelser i Hamro Patrika mai 2013 s 4.

Walking the Himalayas (2016) av Levison Wood; Hodder & Stoughton (ISBN: 9781473626249)

Samfunn, politikk, kultur

Adhikari, Jagannath. 2008. Food Crisis in Karnali. A Historical and Politico-economic perspective. Kathmandu: Martin Chautari.

Adams, Vincanne. 1998. Doctors for Democracy. Health Professionals in the Nepal Revolution. Cambridge University Press.

Bakke, Marit. 2010. “International Involvement in the Preservation of the Cultural Heritage in Nepal.” Studies in Nepali History and Society, Vol. 15, no 1, June 2010.

Bista, Dor Bahadur. 1991. Fatalism and Development. Nepal’s Struggle for Modernization. Calcutta: Orient Longman.

Bista, Dor Bahadur. 2004 [1967]. People of Nepal. Kathmandu: Ratna Pustak Bhandar.

Dalai Lama. My Land, My People.

Dixit, Kanak Mani and Shastri Ramachandaran (red). 2002. State of Nepal. Kathmandu: Himal Books.

Dixit, Kunda. 2006. A People War. Images of the Nepali conflict 1996-2006. Kathmandu.

Dixit, Kunda. 2009. Never Again. Testimonies from the Nepal Conflict, 1996-2006. Kathmandu.

Dixit, Kunda. 2009. People after War. Nepalis live with the legacy of conflict. Kathmandu.

Gellner, David N. (red.) 2008. Resistance and the State. Nepalese Experiences. New Delhi: Social Science Press.

Gellner, David N. 1992. Monk, Householder, and Tantric Priest. Newar Buddhism and its Hierarchy of Ritual. Cambridge University Press. Indian edition in 1993, by Foundation Books.

Gellner, David N., Joanna Pfaff-Czarnecka, John Whelpton. 2008 [1997]. Nationalism and Ethnicity in Nepal. Kathmandu: Vajra Publications.

Hagen, Toni. 1998 [1961]. Nepal. The Kingdom in the Himalaya. Revised and updated with Deepak Thapa in 1998. Kathmandu: Himal Books.

Havnevik, Hanna. 1989. Tibetan Buddhist Nuns. Oslo: Norwegian University Press.

Hoftun, Martin (red) 1990. Nepal. Et land i omveltning. Oslo: J.W. Cappelens Forlag.

Hutt, Michael, Krishna Pradhan og Abhi Subedi. 2010. Complete Nepali: Teach Yourself. With audio CD. Beginners to intermediate level.

Höivik, Susan. 1993. In the Land of Heart’s Desire. Reflections of a western Grandmother in Nepal. Kathmandu: Mandala Book Point.

Höivik, Susan. 2004. The Tibetan Way. Religion and Medical Traditions. Kathmandu: Eco Himal.

Höivik, Susan. 2007. Born in Nepal. A Miscellany of Buddhist Stories, Legends and Traditions. Kathmandu: Vajra Publications.

Liechty, Mark. 2003. Suitably Modern. Making Middle-Class Culture in a New Consumer Society. Princeton: Princeton University Press.

Mathema, Kalyan Bhakta. 2011. Madhesi Uprising. The resurgence of ethnicity. Kathmandu: Mandala Book Point.

Ortner, Sherry B. 2001. Life and Death on Mt. Everest: Sherpas and Himalayan Mountaineering. Princeton NJ: Princeton University Press.

Panday, Devendra Raj. 1999. Nepal’s Failed Development. Reflections on the Mission and the Maladies. Kathmandu: Nepal South Asia Centre.

Peissel, Michel. 1966. Tiger for Breakfast. London: Hodder & Stoughton.

Pokharel, Bhojraj and Shrishti Rana. 2013. Nepal. Votes for Peace. Dehli: Foundation Books.

Pyakurel, Uddhab Pd. & Indra Adhikari. 2013. State of Conflict and Democratic Movement in Nepal. New Dehli: Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.

Seddon, David. 1987. Nepal. A State of Poverty. New Dehli: Vikas Publishing House.

Skar, Harald O. 1997. Development Aid to Nepal. Copenhagen: Nordic Institute of Asian Studies.

Skar, Harald O. (red.). 1999. Nepal: Tharu and Tarai Neighbours. Bibliotheca Himalayica.

Slusser, Mary Shephar. 1998 [1982]. Nepal Mandala. A Cultural Study of the Kathmandu Valley. 2 bind. Kathmandu: Mandala Book Point.

Thapa, Deepak (red.). 2003. Understanding the Maoist Movement of Nepal. Kathmandu: Martin Chautari.

Thapa, Deepak with Bandita Sijapati. 2003. A Kingdom Under Siege. Nepal’s Maoist Insurgency, 1996 to 2003. Kathmandu: the printhouse.

Von Fürer-Haimendorf, Christoph. 1984. The Sherpas Transformed. Social Change in a Buddhist Society of Nepal. New Dehli: Sterling Publishers Private Limited.

Whelpton, John. 2005. A History of Nepal. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Skjønnlitteratur

Wake of the White Tiger, av Diamond Shumshere Rana. Kathmandu: Mrs. Balika Rana. 1984.

Da onsdag og fredag tok turen til søndag, av Gunnar Tengren. Oslo: Cappelen. 1986.

På kærlighedens vinger i Himmelhavet. Den sjette Dalai Lamas kærlighedsdigte. København: Janus. 1986.

Folktales of Sherpa and Yeti, av Shiva Dhakal. New Dehli: Nirala Publications. 1991.

Selected Folktales of Nepal, av Dhurba K. Deep. Kathmandu: Ecta Books. 1993.

Yeti Accounts. Snowman’s Mystery and Fantasy, av Ram Kumar Panday. Kathmandu: Ratna Pustak Bandhar. 1994.

The Tutor of History, av Mansjushree Thapa. New Dehli: Penguin Books India. 2001.

Arresting God in Kathmandu, noveller av Samrat Upadhyay. New Dehli: Rupa Co. 2001.

The Guru of Love, av Samrat Upadhyay. New Dehli: Rupa Co. 2003.

The Inheritance of Loss, av Kiran Desai. New Dehli: Penguins. 2006.

Elephant Polo. The rise and fall of a Hotel in Nepal, av Cas de Stoppelaar. Kathmandu: Jagadamba Press. 2007. En populærfortelling om det første Summit Hotel.

A Night’s Drama. Noveller av Ammaraj Joshi. New Dehli: Adarsh Books. 2008.

The Country is yours. Contemporary Nepali literature, translated and introduced by Mansjushree Thapa. Kathmandu: The Printhouse. 2009.