Nine-headed Dragon River

Nine-headed Dragon River

Zen Journals 1969-1985

Book - 1985
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In August 1968, naturalist-explorer Peter Matthiessen returned from Africa to his home in Sagaponack, Long Island, to find three Zen masters in his driveway--guests of his wife, a new student of Zen. Thirteen years later, Matthiessen was ordained a Buddhist monk. Written in the same format as his best-selling The Snow Leopard, Nine-Headed Dragon River reveals Matthiessen's most daring adventure of all: the quest for his spiritual roots.
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Shambhala, 1985.
ISBN: 9781570623677
Branch Call Number: MATTHIES MAT
Characteristics: 288 p.
Alternative Title: 9-headed dragon river


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