Maps showing Tibet as part of China

 
Western media always mention without fail that China invaded Tibet in 1951. But how could it invade Tibet, when maps are showing  Tibet being part of China. The right choice of words should be "re-assert its sovereignity of Tibet".
 
18th Century Map
map2
 
Circa 1900 Map
map3
 
Circa 1945 Map
map4
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an occasional culturalist
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