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chapter I|15 pages

The ancestry of Buddha

chapter II|11 pages

The home and family of Buddha

chapter III|11 pages

The birth of Buddha

chapter IV|13 pages

Infancy and youth

chapter V|12 pages

The Great Renunciation

chapter VI|20 pages

Austerities and Enlightenment

chapter VII|16 pages

The first preaching

chapter VIII|18 pages

Spread of the Doctrine

chapter IX|11 pages

Legends of the twenty years' wandering

chapter X|21 pages

Rival Schools. Devadatta and Ajatasattu

chapter XI|22 pages

The last days

chapter XII|8 pages

The Order

chapter XIII|19 pages

Buddhism as a religion

chapter XIV|19 pages

Buddhism as a philosophy

chapter XV|16 pages

Buddha and myth

chapter XVI|10 pages

Buddha and history

chapter XVII|12 pages

Buddhism and Christianity