Bringing back a Central Asian legend: The Song of King Gesar
Review / March 29, 2014

Author: Alai, Howard Goldblatt (Translator), Sylvia Li-chun Lin (Translator)
Publisher: Canongate Books
Year: 2013
ISBN: 9781847672339
Rating: ★★★★☆
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The Song of King Gesar by Alai, a classic 12th century Tibetan epic retold as a fresh narrative, throws light on the human side of the demi-god Gesar, and brilliantly traces the contours of his journey.