Buddhism

Subtitle: 
A Short History
Author: 
Edward Conze
Publisher: 
Oneworld
Publish Place: 
Oxford
Publish Year: 
2001
In this authoritative guide, one of the world's most distinguished scholars of Buddhism provides a compact summary of the tradition's development, from the time of the Buddha to the 20th century exile of the Dalai Lama. Covering all the Buddhist schools from Mahayana to Zen, this comprehensive, concise study is widely acknowledged as the classic introduction to the history of the Buddhist tradition, perfect for students and interested readers alike.