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The golden age of Zen Zen masters of the Tang dynasty by Wu, Jingxiong

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Published by World Wisdom in Bloomington, Ind .
Written in English


  • Zen Buddhism -- History,
  • Zen priests -- China

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Other titlesChan xue de huang jin shi dai, Zen masters of the Tang dynasty
Statementby John C. H. Wu ; introduction by Thomas Merton ; forword by Kenneth Kraft.
SeriesSpiritual masters
LC ClassificationsBQ9262.5 .W824 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 263 p. :
Number of Pages263
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23571485M
ISBN 100941532445
LC Control Number2003020214

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