A study of the twenty-two dialogues on Mahayana Buddhism
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Published by [ ] in Taipei, Taiwan .
Written in English

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StatementW. Pachow.
SeriesChinese culture ; v. 20, no. 1
LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS
The Physical Object
Pagination131 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22967183M
LC Control Number82227395

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