The Bhagavad-Gita: Krishna's Counsel in Time of War (Hardcover)

By Barry Moser (Photographer), Barbara Stoler Miller (Translator)
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The dramatic moral crisis that is central to the "Bhagavad-Gita" has inspired centuries of Indian philosophers as well as Western thinkers. Renown translator Barbara Stoler Miller presents here a new English-language version of this exemplary text of Hindu culture.

About the Author


BARRY MOSER is the prize-winning illustrator of many beautiful books for children and adults, including Harcourt s Telling Time with Big Mama Cat and Sit, Truman!, both co-illustrated by his daughter Cara Moser and written by Dan Harper. He has won the American Book Award and earned accolades from the American Library Association and the American Institute of Graphic Arts. Mr. Moser lives in western Massachusetts.

Barbara Stoler Miller, until her death in 1993, was Samuel R. Milbank Professor of Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures at Barnard College. Among her many publications is her much-praised translation of the "Bhagavad Gita".
Product Details
ISBN: 9780231064682
ISBN-10: 0231064683
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publication Date: December 3rd, 1986
Pages: 168
Language: English