Title:Buddhism in Britain
Author:Ian P. Oliver
Publisher:Rider and Company
Remarks:A Buddhist Dictionary, Glossary, Bibliography and Index. Foreword by Christmas Humphreys.
Size:142 x 222 mm
This book is an historical account of the emergence and growth of the various schools of Buddhist thought in Britain. It covers a wide variety of topics taken mainly from the Theravada, Tibetan and Zen traditions and includes a biographical chapter which gives brief pictures of the men and women who have worked to establish Buddhism as a living tradition in these isles.