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The barn at the end of the world

the apprenticeship of a Quaker, Buddhist shepherd

by Mary Rose O"Reilley

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Published by Milkweed Editions in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Farm life -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism,
    • Sheep ranchers -- France -- Religious life,
    • Human ecology -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism,
    • Buddhism -- Doctrines

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementMary Rose O"Reilley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBQ5480.F37 O74 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 317 p. ;
      Number of Pages317
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL33472M
      ISBN 101571312374
      LC Control Number99016274
      OCLC/WorldCa41601119

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