From Stone to Flesh
A Short History of the BuddhaBook - 2013
We have come to admire Buddhism for being profound but accessible, as much a lifestyle as a religion. The credit for creating Buddhism goes to the Buddha, a figure widely respected across the Western world for his philosophical insight, his teachings of nonviolence, and his practice of meditation. But who was this Buddha, and how did he become the Buddha we know and love today?
Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 
Characteristics: 289 pages ; 24 cm