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The Intimate Merton: Thomas Merton - His Life from His Journals

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"Thomas Merton (1915-68) is undoubtedly one of the greatest spiritual masters of the twentieth century, whose influence and appeal has reached far beyond the confines of his monastic world. This selection from his journals is a powerful and chronological presentation of his life and its major themes as he expressed them in this most intimate of forms. Writing was the way in which he came to understand life and his vocation, and it is in his journals that readers find him at his most self-exploratory. By turns inspiringly profound, breathtakingly beautiful and hauntingly moving, Merton describes the daily sadnesses and joys of his relentless search to know God. It is certain to become a classic, the first and best book for all seeking to understand the life and writing of this extraordinary personality."

Book in very good condition.

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Author(s):
Merton, T.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1999
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
448
Publisher:
Harper Collins

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"Thomas Merton (1915-68) is undoubtedly one of the greatest spiritual masters of the twentieth century, whose influence and appeal has reached far beyond the confines of his monastic world. This selection from his journals is a powerful and chronological presentation of his life and its major themes as he expressed them in this most intimate of forms. Writing was the way in which he came to understand life and his vocation, and it is in his journals that readers find him at his most self-exploratory. By turns inspiringly profound, breathtakingly beautiful and hauntingly moving, Merton describes the daily sadnesses and joys of his relentless search to know God. It is certain to become a classic, the first and best book for all seeking to understand the life and writing of this extraordinary personality."

Book in very good condition.

Author(s):
Merton, T.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1999
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
448
Publisher:
Harper Collins

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