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BUDDHA

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

An excellent primer on the Buddha's life and teachings.Departing from her usual Judeo-Christian stomping grounds (The Battle for God, 2000, etc.) to pen a biography of Siddhatha Gotama (circa 563-483 b.c.), Armstrong admits up front that she has set herself no easy task. The little information available about his life simply will not "satisfy the criteria of modern scientific history." In addition ... Read full review

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