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Reading List
Before taking off on your trip, you may want to find out more about Nepal. Here are some great books to start your exploration.

Fatalism and Development by Do Bahadur Bista
My Journey to Lhasa: The Classic Story of the Only Western Woman Who Succeeded in Entering the Forbidden City by Alexandra David-Neel
The Secret Oral Teachings in Tibetan Buddhist Sects by Alexandra David-Neel, lama Yongden, H. N. M. Hardy and Alan Watts
Indo-Tibetan Buddhism, Volume 1 by David Snellgrove
A Cultural History of Tibet by Hugh Richardson and David Snellgrov
Second Sons: Two Doctors and Their Amazing Quest to Restore Sight and Save Lives  by David Oliver Relin
Spectrum Guide to Nepal by Camerapix
In the Himalyas: Journey Through Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan by Jeremy Bernstein
Lonely Planet: Trekking in the the Nepal Himalya by Joe Bindloss
Trekking in Nepal: A Traveler's Guide by Stephen Bezruchka
Travelers' Tales Nepal: True Stores of the Life on the Road by Rajendra Khadka

The Snow Leopard by Peter Mattiessen
Escape from Kathmandu by Kim Stanley Robinson
The Inheritance of Loss by Kiran Desai
Video Night in Kathmandu: And Other Reports from the Not-So-Far East by Pico Iyer

More recent books by Americans who have started non-profits in the United States to help villages in Nepal
The Violet Shyness of Their Eyes: Notes From Nepal by Barbara Scott
Bringing Progress to Paradise: What I Got From Giving to a Mountain Village in Nepal by Jeff Rasley
Little Princes: One Man's Promise to Bring Home the Lost children of Nepal by Conor Grennan