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Gathering Leaves And Lifting Words Histories Of Buddhist Monastic Educatio

Gathering Leaves And Lifting Words Histories Of Buddhist Monastic Educatio
Gathering Leaves And Lifting Words Histories Of Buddhist Monastic Educatio

Gathering Leaves And Lifting Words Histories Of Buddhist Monastic Educatio
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  • Author: Justin Thomas Mcdaniel
  • Book Title: Gathering Leaves and Lifting Words : Histories of Buddhist Monastic Education in Laos and Thailand
  • Item Weight: 25.6 Oz
  • ISBN: 9780295988481
  • EAN: 9780295988481
  • Publication Year: 2008
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Language: English
  • Item Length: 9in.
  • Publisher: University of Washington Press
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography, Religion
  • Topic: Education, Religious, Buddhism / General (See Also Philosophy / Buddhist), Eastern, Buddhism / Sacred Writings
  • Item Width: 6in.
  • Number of Pages: 384 Pages

Gathering Leaves And Lifting Words Histories Of Buddhist Monastic Educatio