Publisher description for Yankee beacon of Buddhist light : life of Col. Henry S. Olcott : formerly published as Hammer on the mountain / by Howard Murphet.

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A biography of Henry Steel Olcott, cofounder of the Theosophical Society in 1875 and a central figure in the Buddhist revival in India and Ceylon.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Olcott, Henry Steel, -- 1832-1907.
Theosophists -- Biography.
Buddhists -- Biography.