A concise and up-to-date guide to the history, teachings, and practice of Buddhism by two luminaries in the field of world religions.
“A valuable primer on Buddhism East and West, old and new.” -David Loy, author of A Buddhist History of the West
“Those seeking to dip a toe into Buddhism will find this an inviting pond.” -Dallas Morning News
“This book is an impressive and accessible overview of the core teachings of Buddhism. ” -Inquiring Mind Magazine
“A useful primer for those new to the study of Buddhism.” -Indianapolis Star
“Stellar...outstanding....Highly recommended.” -Library Journal