Nepal: an overview

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Apte, Robert Z.
      Three kingdoms on the roof of the world : Bhutan, Nepal, Ladakh / text
    and photographs by Robert Z. Apte.  Berkeley, Calif. : Parallax Press,
        UCB   Main      DS491.4 .A68 1990

Bibliographie du Nepal ...  Paris, Editions du Centre national de la
   recherche scientifique, 1969-<1984   >.
     Series title:  Cahiers nepalais.
       UCB   Earth Sci DS493.4.A12 B5 1969 v. 3, t. 3 (1984)
       UCB   S-S/EAsia DS485.N4A12 B68 Reference Accompanying supplement has
                       call number: DS485.N4A12.B68 v.1 suppl. SSEA v. 1; 3 +
                       v. 1 suppl. (1969-1984)

Hedrick, Basil Calvin, 1932-
     Historical and cultural dictionary of Nepal, by Basil C. Hedrick and Anne
   K. Hedrick.  Metuchen, N.J., Scarecrow Press, 1972.
     Series title:  Historical and cultural dictionaries of Asia series ; no.
       UCB   Anthropol DS485.N44 H41
       UCB   Ref/Bib   DS485.N44 H41
       UCB   S-S/EAsia DS485.N44 H4 REF

Nepal and Bhutan : country studies / edited by Andrea Matles Savada.  3rd
   ed.  Wahington, D.C. : Federal Research Division, Library of Congress : For
   sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Office, 1993.
     Series title:  DA pam ; 550-35.
     Series title:  Area handbook series.
       UCB   GovSocSci DS491.4 .N46 1993
       UCB   Law Lib   Asia KF5045 .A74 1993
       UCB   S-S/EAsia DS491.4 .N46 1993 REF

Nepal in the nineties : versions of the past, visions of the future /
    edited by Michael Hutt.  Delhi ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1994,
      Series title:  SOAS studies on South Asia.
        UCB   Main      DS495.5 .N47 1994

Singh, Harischandra Lal.
     Principal records of Nepal / Harischandra Lal Singh.  1st ed.  Kathmandu
   (5/652 Jhochhen Ombahal) : Satish Singh, 1980.
       UCB   S-S/EAsia DS494.5 S59 REF

Statistical profile on Nepalese women : an update in the policy context /
    [Meena Acharya].  Kathmandu : Institute for Integrated Development Studies,
        UCB   S-S/EAsia HQ1735.9 .A43 1994 REF

Whelpton, John.
     Nepal / John Whelpton, compiler, with the assistance of Lucette Boulnois
   ... [et al.].  Oxford, England ; Santa Barbara, Calif. : Clio Press, c1990.
     Series title:  World bibliographical series ; v. 38.
       UCB   Ref/Bib   DS493.4 .A12 1990
       UCB   S-S/EAsia DS493.4.A12 W45 1990 REF
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An Anthology of short stories of Nepal / translated from Newari language by
   Kesar Lall and Tej R. Kansakar.  Kathmandu, Nepal : Foundation for
   Literaure, 1992.
       NRLF            B 4 080 563

Bajracarya, Badriratna.
     Buddhism of Nepal / Badri Ratna Bajracharya.  1st ed.  Kathmandu, Nepal :
   Ananda Kuti Vihara Trust, 1986.
       UCB   Main      BQ382 .B341 1986

Hutt, Michael.
     Nepal : a guide to the art and architecture of the Kathmandu Valley /
   Michael Hutt with David N. Gellner ... [et al.].  1st American ed.  Boston :
   Shambhala, 1995.
       UCB   EnvDesign N7310.8.N4 H88 1995

Kooij, K. R. van.
      Religion in Nepal / by K. R. van Kooij.  Leiden : E. J. Brill, 1978.
      Series title:  Iconography of religions. Section XIII, Indian religions
    fasc. 15.
        GTU   Library   BL 2030 N3 K66

Lall, Kesar.
      Gods and mountains : the folk culture of a Himalayan kingdom, Nepal /
    Kesar Lall.  1st ed.  Jaipur : Nirala Publications, 1991.
        UCB   Anthropol GR307.N4 L29 1991
        UCB   Main      GR307.N4 L29 1991

Nepal : history, arts, crafts, and temples.  Kathmandu : Nepal National
    Commission for UNESCO, 1973.
      Series title:  Different aspects of Nepalese way of life ; 2.
        UCB   Main      N7310.8.N4 N441 1973

Ortner, Sherry B., 1941-
      High religion : a cultural and political history of Sherpa Buddhism /
    Sherry B. Ortner.  Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1989.
      Series title:  Princeton studies in culture/power/history.
        GTU   Library   BL2034.5.S53 O78 1989
        UCB   Anthropol BL2034.5.S53 O78 1989 *c2 copies
        UCB   Moffitt   BL2034.5.S53 O78 1989

Pal, Pratapaditya.
      Art of the Himalayas : treasures from Nepal and Tibet / by Pratapaditya
    Pal with contributions from Ian Alsop, Heather Stoddard, and Valrae
    Reynolds.  1st ed.  New York : Hudson Hills Press in association with the
    American Federation of Arts : Rizzoli International Publications
    [distributor], c1991.
        UCB   Main      N7310.8.N4 P33 1991

Pradhan, Kumar, 1937-
      A history of Nepali literature / Kumar Pradhan.  1st ed.  New Delhi :
    Sahitya Akademi, 1984.
        UCB   Main      PK2597.5 .P716 1984

Sakya, Jnan Bahadur.
     Short description of gods, goddesses, and ritual objects of Buddhism and
   Hinduism in Nepal / compiled by Jnan Bahadur Sakya.  1st ed.  Kathmandu,
   Nepal : Handicraft Association of Nepal, 1989.
       UCB   S-S/EAsia BQ4660.N4 S25 1989 REF
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Aggarwal, Narindar K.
     Studies on Nepali language and linguistics : a bibliography / compiled by
   Narinder K. Aggarwal.  Gurgaon, Haryana : Indian Documentation Service,
     Series title:  Subject bibliography series ; 15.
       UCB   S-S/EAsia PK2595.A12 A4 1991 REF

A Bibliography of Nepalese languages and linguistics / edited by Sueyoshi
   Toba.  Kathmandu : Linguistic Society of Nepal, Tribhuvan University, 1991.
       UCB   S-S/EAsia PK2595 .B54 1991 REF

Hutt, Michael.
     Nepali : a national language and its literature / Michael James Hutt.
   London : School of Oriental and African Studies ; New Delhi : Sterling,
       UCB   Main      PK2595 .H879 1988

Pradhan, Krishna Lall Bhai, 1939-
      The structure of spoken Nepali / by Krishna Bhai Pradhan.  Madison, WI
    :South Asian Studies, University of Wisconsin, 1989-
        UCB   Main      PK2596 .P73 1989 v. 1 (1989)

Toba, Sueyoshi, 1938-
      Language issues in Nepal / Sueyoshi Toba.  Kathmandu, Nepal : Samdan
    Books & Stationers, 1992.
        NRLF            B 3 881 700 

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Carto Consult Pvt. Ltd.
     Annapurna Conservation Area : trekking map / cartography by Carto Consult
   Pvt. Ltd. ; drawn by D. Koirala.  [Kathmandu] : Annapurna Conservation Area
   Project, King Mahendra Trust for Nature Conservation, c1988.
     Scale 1:125,000.
       UCB   Map Room  G7762.A5E63 1988 .C3 Case B

National Geographic Society (U.S.)
      The National Geographic map of Mount Everest / this map was prepared as a
    joint research project of the National Geographic Society and the Henry S.
    Hall, Jr., Everest Fund of the Museum of Science, Boston ; with the...  2nd
    ed. 1991 (with a new reverse).  Boston, Mass. : Museum of Science ; Zurcih
    : Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research, c1991.
      Scale 1:50,000. 2 cm. = 1 km. 1 in. = 0.79 miles ;.
        UCD   Shields   MAP G7762.E8 1991 .N2 Map Coll

Nepal.  1st ed.  Vancouver, B.C. : ITMB Publishing ; Tenterden, Kent,
    England : Estate Publications, [1995].
      Scale 1:800,000.
        UCB   S-S/EAsia G7761.E635 1995 .N4

Sill, Michael.
      The atlas of Nepal in the modern world / Michael Sill and John Kirkby.
    London : Earthscan Publications, 1991.
      Scale [ca. 1:3,750,000].
        UCB   Map Room  G2295 .S55 1991

Survey of India.
      Mt. Everest / Survey of India, Department of Science & Technology.  New
    Delhi : Survey of India, c1990.
      Scale 1:50,000.
      Series title:  Survey of India Special map series.
        UCB   Map Room  G7762.E8A4 1990 .S8 Case B

United States. Central Intelligence Agency.
      Nepal.  [Washington, D.C.? : Central Intelligence Agency, 1990].
      Scale [ca. 1:4,875,000].
        UCB   Map Room  G7760 1990 .U52 Case D
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The Anthropology of Nepal, from tradition to modernity : proceedings of the
   Franco-Nepalese Seminar held in the French Cultural Centre, Kathmandu, 18-20
   March 1992 / edited by Gerard Toffin.  1st ed.  Kathmandu : French Cultural
   Centre, French Embassy, 1993.
       UCB   Anthropol GN635.N425 A58 1993

Aryal, Krishna Raj.
     Monarchy in the making of Nepal / Krishna Raj Aryal.  1st ed.  Kathmandu :
   [Aryal], 1975.
       UCB   Main      DS494.5 .A79

Development atlas of Nepal : national, regional, zonal, and district :
    statistical profile / directed by Govinda Man Joshi ; edited by Sabita
    Pradhananga.  Kathmandu, Nepal : Centre for Research Team, 1988.
        UCB   S-S/EAsia HC425 .D45 1988 REF

Gautama, Rajesa.
      Tribal ethnography of Nepal / Rajesh Gautam, Asoke K. Thapa-Magar.  Delhi
    : Book Faith India ; Kathmandu : Distributed in Nepal by Tiwari's Pilgrims
    Book House, c1994.
        UCB   S-S/EAsia DS493.8 .G38 1994 REF v.1-2 (c1994)

Gray, John N., 1945-
      The householder's world : purity, power, and dominance in a Nepali
    village / John N. Gray.  Delhi ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.
        UCB   Anthropol DS493.7 .G7 1995

Kaisher Bahadur, K. C., 1907-
      Nepal after the revolution of 1950 / by Kaisher Bahadur K. C.  Kathmandu
    : Sharada Prakashan Griha, 1976-1977.
        UCB   Main      DS495.5 .K34 1-2 (1976-1977)

Man and his house in the Himalayas : ecology of Nepal / edited by Gerard
    Toffin.  New Delhi : Sterling Publishers, c1991.
        UCB   EnvDesign GT352.2 .H6513 1991

Nepal : perspectives on development issues / edited by Leo E. Rose.
    Berkeley, Calif. : Center for South and Southeast Asia Studies, University
    of California, Berkeley, c1987.
        UCB   Main      HN670.9.A8 N4631 1987

Nepal rediscovered : the Rana court, 1846-1951 : photographs from the
    archives of the Nepal Kingdom Foundation / edited by Padma Prakash
    Shreshta.  London : Serindia, c1986.
        UCB   Main      DS493.7 .N461 1986

Petech, Luciano.
      Mediaeval history of Nepal (c. 750-1480)  Roma, Istituto italiano per il
    Medio ed Estremo Oriente, 1958.
      Series title:  Serie orientale Roma ; 10.
      Series title:  Materials for the study of Nepalese history and culture 3.
        UCB   Main      DS503 .I8 v.10:3

Regmi, D. R.
      Modern Nepal / D. R. Regmi.  Calcutta : Firma K. L. Mukhopadhyay, 1975.
        UCB   Main      DS495.3 .R43 1975 v. 1-2

Sarma, Nagendra.
      Secrets of Shangri-La : an enquiry into the lore, legend, and culture of
    Nepal / Nagendra Sharma ; with a foreword by John Frederick.  Jaipur :
    Nirala Publications, 1992.
        UCB   Anthropol DS493.7 .S37 1992

Seddon, David.
      Nepal, a state of poverty / David Seddon.  New Delhi : Vikas Pub. House,
        UCB   Main      HC425 .S431 1987

Sever, Adrian, 1943-
      Nepal under the Ranas / Adrian Sever.  New Delhi : Oxford & IBH Pub. Co.,
        UCB   Main      DS495.3 .S48 1993
Shrestha, D. B.
       The history of ancient and medieval Nepal in a nutshell, with some
     comparative traces of foreign history [by] D. B. Shrestha & C. B. Singh.
     [1st ed.  Kathmandu] 1972-74.
         UCB   Main      DS494.5 .S57 bk. 1-2 (1972-1974) *c(more than one copy
                         of some volumes)

Shrestha, Pushpa, 1946-
      Educated women in urban Nepal / Pushpa Shrestha.  Delhi : B.R. Pub. Corp.
    : Sales office, D.K. Publishers Distributors, 1995.
        UCB   Main      HQ1735.9 .S57 1995

Soussan, John.
      The social dynamics of deforestation : a case study from Nepal / J.
    Soussan, B.K. Shrestha, L.P. Uprety.  New York : Parthenon Pub. Group :
    United Nations Research Institute for Social Development, 1995.
        UCB   BioSci    SD418.3.N35 S68 1995

Thapa, Krishna B.
       Main aspects of social, economic, and administrative history of modern
     Nepal / Krishna B. Thapa.  Kathmandu : Ambika Thapa, 1988.
         UCB   Main      DS495.3 .T43 1988

Uprety, Prem Raman, 1944-
      Nepal and South Asia : a study on continuity and change / Prem R. Uprety.
    1st ed.  New Delhi : Commonwealth Publishers, 1994.
        UCB   Main      HN670.9.A8 U67 1994

Vamsavali. English.
       Nepal : history of the country and people / translated from the
     Parbatiya by Munshi Shew Shunker Singh, Pandit Gunanand ; editor, Daniel
     Wright.  New Delhi : Cosmo, 1983.
         UCB   Main      DS495 .V35131 1983

Watkins, Joanne C.
      Spirited women : gender, religion, and cultural identity in the Nepal
    Himalaya / Joanne C. Watkins.  New York : Columbia University Press, c1996.
        UCB   Anthropol DS493.9.N94 W37 1996
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Music of a Sherpa village / recorded by John Melville Bishop.  New York :
   Folkways Records, [1973].
     1 sound disc : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in.
     Series title:  Ethnic folkways library.
       UCB   Music     MUSI L8003 *c2 copies
Musiques du toit du monde : Ladakh et Nepal / [collected by Gerard Kremer].
   Boulogne, France : Playasound ; Paris : Distributor, Auvidis, p1988.
     1 sound disc (56 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
       UCB   Music     MUSI CD4634

Songs and dances of Nepal.  New York : Folkways Records, [1964].
      1 sound disc : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono. ; 12 in.
      Series title:  Indiana University. Research Center in Anthropology,
    Folklore, and Linguistics. Archives of Folk and Primitive Music
    Ethnomusicological series.
      Series title:  Ethnic folkways library.
        UCB   Music     MUSI L8000
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See also the UCB Media Resource Center's South Asia Videography
Diamond path : Hinduism and Buddhism intermingle in Nepal / Video-Outlines ;
   produced by Nancy Moore Gettelman and Richard Sherburne.  Bellevue, WA :
   Video-Outlines, c1991.
	A history and geography of Nepal is followed by a discussion of
 	Buddhism and Hinduism in the context of the history of Nepal.
     1 videocassette (36 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. + 1 text.
     UCB   Media Ctr VIDEO/C 2468
The JVC video anthology of world music and dance. South Asia V, Sri Lanka,
   Nepal, Bhutan / producer, ICHIKAWA Katsumori (JVC).  Tokyo : JVC, Victor
   Company of Japan [production company], 1988 ; Cambridge, MA : Rounder
   Records [distributor], [1990].
	Presents on film examples of music and dance from South Asia
	documented by accompanying text written by regional specialists.
     1 videocassette (48 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. + 2 guides.
     UCB   Media Ctr VIDEO/C 3528

Tibet in exile.  Oakland, CA : The Video Project, c1991.
	Since China's occupation of Tibet in 1949, more than 1
        million Tibetans have died and over 6,000 Buddhist monasteries
        have been destroyed. This film focuses on the nearly 120,000 Tibetans who have
        escaped to India and Nepal in hopes of preserving their unique culture.
     1 videorecording (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
     UCB   Media Ctr VIDEO/C 2486
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Please note: this is a introductory bibliography. For further references, please search your on-line catalogs or consult a librarian. Compiled by Vanessa Tait & Suzanne McMahon.

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