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Introducing Buddhism

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Published by Routledge in Abingdon [England], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhism -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCharles S. Prebish and Damien Keown.
    SeriesWorld religions series, World religions (Routledge (Firm))
    ContributionsKeown, Damien, 1951-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ266 .P74 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3418709M
    ISBN 100415392349, 0415392357
    LC Control Number2005035074


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