Esalen America and the religion of no religion by Jeffrey John Kripal

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, IL .

Written in English

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StatementJeffrey J. Kripal.
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LC ClassificationsBL
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Paginationxiii, 575 p. :
Number of Pages575
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Open LibraryOL22751541M
ISBN 109780226453699

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