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Witness to freedom

the letters of Thomas Merton in times of crisis
  • 352 Pages
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Harcourt Brace , San Diego, CA
Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968 -- Correspondence, Trappists -- United States -- Correspon
Statementselected and edited by William H. Shannon.
SeriesA Harvest book
ContributionsShannon, William Henry, 1917-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX4705.M542 A4 1995b
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 352 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL790049M
ISBN 100156002744
LC Control Number95022488
OCLC/WorldCa32625479

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Fifth, final, and least satisfying volume of Merton's prodigious correspondence (The Courage for Truth,etc.). Previous books in this series have presented Merton's letters on writing, spirituality, friendship, and love.

This time the prime focus is war, a subject about which Merton, a cloistered Cistercian monk, has little original to say.

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