Buddhist Studies Review, Vol 38, No 1 (2021)

An Unfinished Jigsaw: New Scholarship on the Origins of the Mahāyāna

Nic Newton
Issued Date: 28 Jul 2021

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Setting Out on the Great Way: Essays on Early Mahāyāna Buddhism, edited by Paul Harrison. Equinox Publications, 2018. 320pp. Hb. £75.00, Pb/eBook. £26.99. ISBN 13: Hb. 9781781790960, Pb. 9781781798539, eBook 9781781796856.

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