Theravada Buddhism: A Social History from Ancient Benares to Modern Colombo

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Taylor & Francis, 2006 - Religion - 234 pages
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User Review  - Jakub - Goodreads

I am no too thrilled with this book. Although there is some good information every couple pages, it is generally boring read with way too many specifics that do not matter. I catch myself reading an ... Read full review

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User Review  - Nick - Goodreads

Readable, thoughtful histories of Buddhism are difficult to come by. Most of the material that exists follows the more populist Mahayana branch or the Tibetan version, which has the advantage of a ... Read full review

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