The Treasury of Lives

Alexander Gardner is Director and Chief Editor of the Treasury of Lives. He completed his PhD in Buddhist Studies at the University of Michigan in 2007. He is the author of The Life of Jamgon Kongtrul The Great.

Evan Yerburgh is an independent translator and writer who studied Tibetan at Esukhia among other places.  

Published June 2015


Czaja, Olaf. 2013. Medieval Rule in Tibet: The Rlangs Clan and the Political and Religious History of the Ruling House of Phag mo gru pa. Vienna: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften.

Everding, Karl-Heinz. 2002. "The Mongol States and Their Struggle for Dominance Over Tibet in the 13th Century." In Blezer, Henk, ed., Tibet, Past and Present: Religion and Secular Culture in Tibet. Leiden: Brill, pp. 109-128.

Petech. Luciano. 1983. "Tibetan Relations with Sung China and the Mongols." In Rossabi, Morris, ed. China among equals: the Middle Kingdom and its neighbors, 10th-14th centuries. Berkeley: University of California Press, pp. 173-204.

Petech, Luciano. 1990.Central Tibet and the Mongols -- The Yuan- Sa-skya Period of Tibetan History. Istituto Italiano per il Medio ed Estremo Oriente, Rome, pp. 86-87.

Sperling, Elliot. 1987. "Some Notes on the Early 'Bri-gung-pa Sgom-pa." Journal of the Tibet Society.

Petech, Luciano. 1990. "Princely Houses of the Yuan Period Connected with Tibet." In Skorupski, Tadeusz, ed., Indo-Tibetan Studies: Papers in Honour and Appreciation of Professor David L. Snellgrove's Contribution to Indo-Tibetan Studies. Institute of Buddhist Studies, pp. 257-269.

Sperling, Elliot. 1987. "Some Notes on the Early 'Bri-gung-pa Sgom-pa." Journal of the Tibet Society, pp. 33-56.

Sperling, Elliot. 1990. "Hülegü and Tibet."Acta Orientalia Hungaricae, vol. 44, no. 1-2, pp. 145-157.

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