EFEO–Silkworm Books series

The EFEO–Silkworm Books series is an innovative new series of research work on Asia, a collaboration between the École Française d’Extrême-Orient (EFEO) and Silkworm Books to translate French publications for an English-language readership. EFEO is France’s premier research institute dedicated to the study of Asian societies. Silkworm Books is Southeast Asia’s leading publisher of English-language books on Asian history and current affairs. The Ninth Panchen Lama (1883–1937) is the first publication in the EFEO-Silkworm Books Series.