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By Joëlle Désiré-Marchand

Alexandra David-Néel est considérée comme l. a. plus grande exploratrice du XXe siècle. Après une adolescente fugueuse, elle déploya ses multiples skills de cantatrice, journaliste, féministe, orientaliste, franc-maçonne, écrivain, tout en choisissant le bouddhisme comme chemin spirituel, voie tout à fait inhabituelle à l'époque. Animée par une soif insatiable de voyages et de liberté, elle sillonna l'Europe et l'Afrique du Nord, puis l. a. plupart des can pay d'Asie. Elle y accomplit l'exploit qui los angeles rendit célèbre : en 1924, après 2000 kilomètres de marche dans des stipulations extrêmes, elle est l. a. première Occidentale à entrer dans l. a. capitale du Tibet, alors interdite aux étrangers. Complétée par des records et des cartes inédits, cette biographie permet de comprendre l. a. personnalité d'une femme exceptionnelle.

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