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Buddha

Author: Karen Armstrong
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2001.
Series: Penguin lives series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A world-renouned religious thinker contemplates one of the world's most sacred figures. In a profound blend of biography, religion, history, and philosophy, Armstrong's highly original portrait of the Buddha explores both the archetypal religious icon and Buddha the man.
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Named Person: Gautama Buddha.; Gautama Buddha.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Armstrong
ISBN: 0670891932 9780670891931
OCLC Number: 44883702
Description: xxix, 205 pages : map ; 20 cm.
Contents: Renunciation --
Quest --
Enlightenment --
Dhamma --
Mission --
Parinibbāṇa.
Series Title: Penguin lives series.
Responsibility: Karen Armstrong.

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A world-renouned religious thinker contemplates one of the world's most sacred figures. In a profound blend of biography, religion, history, and philosophy, Armstrong's highly original portrait of the Buddha explores both the archetypal religious icon and Buddha the man.

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