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Buddhism in the modern world

by Heinrich Dumoulin

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHeinrich Dumoulin, editor, John C. Maraldo, associate editor.
    ContributionsMaraldo, John C., 1942- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ4015 .D8513
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 368 p. ;
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5213131M
    ISBN 100025337904
    LC Control Number75042342

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