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The seven storey mountain

Author: Thomas Merton
Publisher: New York : Octagon Books, 1978, ©1948.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This unique spiritual autobiography is the account of the growing restlessness of a brilliant and passionate young man whose search for peace and faith eventually leads him, at the age of twenty-six, to take vows in one of the most demanding religious orders - the Trappists. At the monastery, and within the "four walls of my new freedom," Merton wrote this extraordinary testament - a document of a man who withdrew  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Thomas Merton; Thomas Merton
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Merton
ISBN: 0374955689 9780374955687
OCLC Number: 4056558
Notes: Reprint of the ed. published by Harcourt, Brace, New York.
Includes index.
Description: 429 pages ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Seven story mountain
Responsibility: Thomas Merton.

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This unique spiritual autobiography is the account of the growing restlessness of a brilliant and passionate young man whose search for peace and faith eventually leads him, at the age of twenty-six, to take vows in one of the most demanding religious orders - the Trappists. At the monastery, and within the "four walls of my new freedom," Merton wrote this extraordinary testament - a document of a man who withdrew from the world only after he had fully immersed himself in it.

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