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Hitching Rides with Buddha
Language: en
Pages: 410
Authors: Will Ferguson
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-04 - Publisher: Canongate Us

Take a humorist from the Great White North -- one part Bob and Doug McKenzie, the other Bill Bryson -- feed him lots of sake, and set him loose hitchhiking his way through polite Japanese society. The result is one of the warmest and funniest travelogues you've read. It had
Hitching Rides with Buddha
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Will Ferguson
Categories: Hitchhiking
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: A.A. Knopf Canada

Originally published as Hokkaido Highway Blues, with limited distribution in Canada, Will Ferguson's classic book about Japan, for all fans of the bestselling Beauty Tips from Moose Jaw. With the same fervour they have for outlandish game shows and tiny gadgets, the Japanese go nuts each spring when the cherry
Hitching Rides with Buddha
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Will Ferguson
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-04 - Publisher: Vintage Canada

Originally published as Hokkaido Highway Blues, with limited distribution in Canada, Will Ferguson’s classic book about Japan, for all fans of the bestselling Beauty Tips from Moose Jaw. With the same fervour they have for outlandish game shows and tiny gadgets, the Japanese go nuts each spring when the cherry
Generica
Language: en
Pages: 309
Authors: Will Ferguson
Categories: Publishers and publishing
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Penguin Books Canada

Edwin de Valu, an overworked editor at Panderic Press, is in trouble. The weekly editorial meeting isn't going well and he needs a hit for the upcoming fall season. In desperation he presents a previously rejected self-help manuscript, "What I Learned on the Mountain,"by Tupak Soiree. Much to Edwin's chagrin,
Studying Buddhism in Practice
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: John S. Harding
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-17 - Publisher: Routledge

This book introduces the rich realities of the Buddhist tradition and the academic approaches through which they are studied. Based on personal experiences of Buddhism on the ground, it provides a reflective context within which religious practices can be understood and appreciated. The engaging narratives cover a broad range of