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Lives lived, lives imagined

biography in the Buddhist traditions

by Linda Covill

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Published by Wisdom Publications, In collaboration with the Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies in Somerville, MA, [Oxford] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religious biography,
  • Buddhist literature,
  • Buddhists,
  • Biography,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Linda Covill, Ulrike Roesler, Sarah Shaw
    SeriesOCBS monograph series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ1020 .L58 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 335 p.
    Number of Pages335
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27071510M
    ISBN 100861715780
    ISBN 109780861715787
    LC Control Number2010024526
    OCLC/WorldCa642352100

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