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How the swans came to the lake

a narrative history of Buddhism in America

by Rick Fields

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Published by Shambhala Publications in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Buddhism -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 381-425) and index.

      StatementRick Fields.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBQ732 .F52 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 434 p. ;
      Number of Pages434
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1890150M
      ISBN 100877735832
      LC Control Number90053681

      How the Swans Came to Lake Michigan: The Social Organization of Buddhist Chicago Article in Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 39(2) - December with 10 Reads   Other swans include the Black Swans from Australia, the Black necked swans, and an several pairs came from parents that mated in white or black combinations. Many other birds use the lake during different seasons from the migrating White Pelicans to

      Compre o livro How The Swans Came To The Lake de Rick Fields em portes :// How the Swans Came to Lake Michigan: The Social Organization of Buddhist Chicago Author: Numrich, Paul David Source: Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, Vol

      the Wild Swans 野天鵝 FAR away in the land to which the swallows fly when it is winter, dwelt a king who had eleven sons, and one daughter, named Eliza. The eleven brothers were princes, and each went to school with a star on his breast, and a sword by  › 百度文库 › 互联网.   She has no hymn-book in her hand; no, there she sits with her ugly sorcerytear it in a thousand pieces!” And they all pressed upon her, and wanted to tear up the shirts of mail. Then eleven wild swans came flying up, and sat round about her on the cart, and beat with their wings; and the mob gave way before them,


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