Nine-headed Dragon River
Zen Journals 1969-1982Book - 1998 | 2nd. ed
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.] : 1998. Shambhala,
Edition: 2nd. ed
Branch Call Number: B 813.54 MATT
Characteristics: xii, 288 p. ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Nine headed dragon river