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Art and the Top of the World

The Qinghai-Tibet Plateau is the highest plateau in the world, with an average elevation of around 4,500 meters (14,800 ft) above sea level. The region is hence known as “the roof of the world'. Wikipedia  

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Mount Everest, also known in Nepal as Sagarmāthā and in Tibet as Chomolungma, is Earth's highest mountain. It is located in the Mahalangur mountain range in Nepal and Tibet. Its peak is 8,848 meters above sea level. Wikipedia  

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