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How the Swans Came to the Lake: A Narrative History of Buddhism in America

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This new updated edition of How the Swans Came to the Lake includes much new information about recent events in Buddhist groups in America and discusses such issues as spiritual authority, the role of women, and social action.

About the Author

Rick Fields is the author of several books, including Chop Wood, Carry Water and The Code of the Warrior. He was formerly the editor of The Vajradhatu Sun, an international journal of Buddhism, and is currently the editor-at-large of Tricycle: A Buddhist Review.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780877736318
Author:
Fields, Rick
Publisher:
Shambhala Publications
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Religion
Subject:
Buddhism
Subject:
Buddhism - General
Subject:
Philosophy : General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
19920731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1 in 1.4375 lb

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