The Life of the Buddha: According to the Pali Canon

If you are looking for a good introduction to the Buddha’s life and teachings, this is a good place to start:
http://www.khamkoo.com/uploads/9/0/0/4/9004485/life_of_the_buddha.pdf

Bhikkhu Nanamoli compiled this biography of the Buddha from excerpts of the Pali scriptures, the earliest source of the Buddha’s life and teachings.