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Theravāda Buddhism

a social history from ancient Benares to modern Colombo

by Richard F. Gombrich

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Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka,
  • Sri Lanka.
    • Subjects:
    • Theravāda Buddhism,
    • Theravāda Buddhism -- Sri Lanka,
    • Sri Lanka -- Religion

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRichard F. Gombrich.
      SeriesLibrary of religious beliefs and practices
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBQ7185 .G66 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 237 p. ;
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2385085M
      ISBN 10071009678X, 0710213190
      LC Control Number87013981

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