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Author Boylan, Michael, 1952-

Title The extinction of desire : a tale of enlightenment / Michael Boylan
Published Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 205 pages)
Series Blackwell public philosophy
Blackwell public philosophy.
Contents The Four Noble Truths; Foreword; Prologue: An Ancient Fable; Part One; Chapter One; Chapter Two; Chapter Three; Chapter Four; Chapter Five; Chapter Six; Chapter Seven; Chapter Eight; Chapter Nine; Part Two; Chapter Ten; Chapter Eleven; Chapter Twelve; Part Three; Chapter Thirteen; Chapter Fourteen; Chapter Fifteen; Part Four; Chapter Sixteen; Chapter Seventeen; Chapter Eighteen; Acknowledgments
Summary Michael O'Meara, a high school history teacher in Maryland, after a freak accident, finds himself the beneficiary of a million dollars. As friends, adversaries, and a greedy ex-wife emerge from the background to lay claim to the fortune, Michael finds himself caught up in a number of troubling situations. This work maps the course of his voyage
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Subject Buddhism -- Fiction.
Conduct of life -- Fiction.
Wealth -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Form Electronic book
Author Wiley InterScience (Online service)
LC no. 2006035619
ISBN 0470776668
047077729X (electronic bk.)
140518129X (electronic bk.)
9780470777299 (electronic bk.)
9781405181297 (electronic bk.)
(hbk. ; acid-free paper)
(paperback; acid-free paper)