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The Mahābhārata

Author: J A B van Buitenen; James L Fitzgerald
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1973-
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sanskrit classical epic translated into English.
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Genre/Form: Sacred books
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Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mahābhārata. English.
Mahābhārata.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1973-
(OCoLC)693107139
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J A B van Buitenen; James L Fitzgerald
ISBN: 0226846482 9780226846484 0226846636 0226846482 9780226846637 0226846644 0226846490 9780226846491 9780226846644 0226846652 0226846504 9780226846507 9780226846651 0226252507 9780226252506
OCLC Number: 831317
Notes: Vols. 1-3 translated and edited by J.A.B. van Buitenen.
Description: volumes : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: V.1. Book 1.The book of the beginning. --
v.2. Book 2. The book of the assembly hall. Book 3. The book of the forest. --
v.3. Book 4. The book of Virata. Book 5. The book of the effort.
Other Titles: Mahābhārata.
Responsibility: translated and edited by J.A.B. van Buitenen.

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The second-longest poem in world literature, The Mahabharata is an epic tale, replete with legends, romances, theology, and metaphysical doctrine written in Sanskrit. This is a translation of 11. The  Read more...

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