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many faces of Buddhism

by J. Ries

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Published by Chelsea House Publishers in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhism.,
  • Buddhism.

  • About the Edition

    Presents the history, principles, and various branches of Buddhism, which was founded in India in the sixth century B.C. by Siddhartha Gautama.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJulien Ries.
    SeriesReligions of humanity
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ4012 .R54 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p. :
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3951993M
    ISBN 100791066266
    LC Control Number2001047289

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