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Buddhism in Bath

Helen Waterhouse

Buddhism in Bath

adaptation and authority

by Helen Waterhouse

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Published by Department of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Leeds in Leeds .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliography (p241-248) and index.

StatementHelen Waterhouse.
SeriesCommunity Religions Project monographic series -- 6
ContributionsCommunity Religions Project.
The Physical Object
Pagination251p. ;
Number of Pages251
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18528988M
ISBN 101871363055

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