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Published by Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale .
Written in English


  • Philosophy, Buddhist

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Edition Notes

StatementNolan Pliny Jacobson.
LC ClassificationsB162 .J32 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 189 p. ;
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2388254M
ISBN 100809313960, 0809313952
LC Control Number87017376

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