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The Resource Fire monks : Zen mind meets wildfire at the gates of Tassajara, Colleen Morton Busch

Fire monks : Zen mind meets wildfire at the gates of Tassajara, Colleen Morton Busch

Label
Fire monks : Zen mind meets wildfire at the gates of Tassajara
Title
Fire monks
Title remainder
Zen mind meets wildfire at the gates of Tassajara
Statement of responsibility
Colleen Morton Busch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of how five monks saved the U.S.'s oldest Zen Buddhist monastery describes the monastery's location in a remote area that was plagued by hundreds of wildfires in 2008 and the monks' decision to remain behind when even firefighters were evacuated
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Busch, Colleen Morton
Dewey number
363.3709794/76
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD8039.F52
LC item number
C35 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fire fighters
  • Wildfires
  • Zen Buddhism
  • Zen Buddhists
  • Tassajara Zen Mountain Center
Label
Fire monks : Zen mind meets wildfire at the gates of Tassajara, Colleen Morton Busch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Lightning strike -- Fires merge -- The three-day-away fire -- In the shadow of Esperanza -- Great faith, great doubt, great effort -- Fire in the confluence -- Buddha in the bocce ball court -- The last evacuation -- No leaving, no going back -- Ring of flame -- Meeting fire -- Unbrying Buddha
Control code
ocn682892561
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9781594202919
Lccn
2011010226
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), map
System control number
(OCoLC)682892561
Label
Fire monks : Zen mind meets wildfire at the gates of Tassajara, Colleen Morton Busch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Lightning strike -- Fires merge -- The three-day-away fire -- In the shadow of Esperanza -- Great faith, great doubt, great effort -- Fire in the confluence -- Buddha in the bocce ball court -- The last evacuation -- No leaving, no going back -- Ring of flame -- Meeting fire -- Unbrying Buddha
Control code
ocn682892561
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9781594202919
Lccn
2011010226
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), map
System control number
(OCoLC)682892561

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