The American Encounter with Buddhism 1844-1912

Author: Thomas A. Teeed
No of Pages: 276
Edition: 1st
Year of Publication: 2000
File Size: 5 MB
Permission: Sourced from A Handful of Leaves Library (
Blurb: The author documents the history of Buddhism in the United States of America from the 19th century. It was influenced by four related stances namely, “theism, indivi­dualism, activism, and optimism.”
Notes: Index. Bibliography. Notes.