By Brandon Sanderson
The evil Librarians are coming!
A hero with a massive talent...for breaking issues. A life-or-death mission...to rescue a bag of sand. A fearsome risk from a strong mystery network...the evil Librarians.
Alcatraz Smedry doesn't appear destined for something yet catastrophe. On his thirteenth birthday he gets a bag of sand, that is quick stolen through the cult of evil Librarians plotting to take over the realm. The sand will provide the Librarians the sting they should in attaining international domination. Alcatraz needs to cease them!...by infiltrating the neighborhood library, armed with not anything yet eyeglasses and a expertise for klutziness.
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318b 15). T áran á th a m en tion s five w orks as N a g á rju n a 's (W a lle se r, "Life of N ág á rju n a," p. 434): 1. M u l a - m á d h y a m i k a - k á r i k a s , 2. Y u k t i - s a s t i k a 3. S u n y a t a - s a p t a t i , 4. igraha-vydvartanT, and 5. V a i d a l y a . Buston l i s t s s ix m ain t r e a t i s e s of N agárjuna ( H i s t o r y o f B u d d h i s m I, 50—51; Murti, B u d d h i s m , pp. 8 8 —90): . 1. P ra jh a - y n u la ( M u l a - m a d h y a m a k a - k a r i k a s ) , 2 Sunyata-saptati, 3.
In 5,000 šlo k a s, the M a h a m a i t r i - u p á y a - š á s t r a ( ? ) in 5,000 šlo k a s, and the M a d h y a m a k a - š a s t r a in 500 slokasj-and c aused the Mdh3y3na doctrine to have a great vogue throughout India. He a ls o wrote the A k u to b h a y d - s d s t r a ( ? ) in 100,000 šlo k a s, out of which the M a d h y a m a k a - s d s t r a comes (T 2047, pp. 184cl7, 186b8, W alleser, "Life of NSgarjuna," p. 447; cf T 2058, p. 318b 15). T áran á th a m en tion s five w orks as N a g á rju n a 's (W a lle se r, "Life of N ág á rju n a," p.
Then, look ing up he lamented the d eclin e of the Holy Teaching, and looking down he grlevea that the strayed multitude were given over to delusion. With the intention of r e s cuing far and w ide those who were drowning, he composed this treatise (Doc. 1 -2 ). N& garju na's L i f e and W r iti n g s Kum5rajiva is g iv e n a s th e tr a n s la to r of a bio graphy of N 5g5rjuna (T 2047) w h ich offers th e follow ing inform ation: N ag a rju n a w a s born in a South In dian brah m an fam ily and r e c e iv e d a b rah m a n ic al e d u c a tio n in r e lig io u s and s e c u la r s u b je c t s .