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Author Schumann, H W
Title The Historical Buddha
Copyright Year 1982
ISBN Number 0-14-019203-4
Publisher Name Penguin Group
Place Of Publication London, England
Cover Type Paperback
Pages 274
Review This comprehensive biography examines the social, religious and political conditions that gave rise to Buddhism as we now know it. It explores the spiritual tradition from which Buddha broke away and places his teachings and influence in a thoroughly researched historical context.