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Shoes outside the door : desire, devotion, and excess at San Francisco Zen Center

Author: Michael Downing
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Counterpoint, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of the people who established the first Buddhist monastery outside of Asia.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Downing, Michael, 1958-
Shoes outside the door.
Washington, D.C. : Counterpoint, ©2001
(OCoLC)595136742
Online version:
Downing, Michael, 1958-
Shoes outside the door.
Washington, D.C. : Counterpoint, ©2001
(OCoLC)606625788
Named Person: Richard Baker; Shunryū Suzuki; Richard Baker; Shunryu Suzuki; Richard Baker; Shunryū Suzuki
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Downing
ISBN: 1582431132 9781582431130
OCLC Number: 46793103
Description: xx, 384 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Michael Downing.

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By the late 1970s, the San Francisco Zen Center had grown to be hugely successful, accruing wealth, property, and prestige. Then a sex scandal rocked the Zen Center. Michael Downing has spent three  Read more...

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