"extremely useful resource for the study of Buddhism"
A Concise Encyclopedia of BuddhismJohn Powers
From the teachings of the early masters to the growth of the tradition in the West, this authoritative new reference tool contains over 900 entries supplying information on all the key doctrines, practices, and figures central to Buddhism.
"well presented, easy to use and authoritative."
"is very useful for pinpointing specific kinds of information"