Thomas Merton In Alaska by Thomas MertonThomas Merton In Alaska by Thomas Merton

Thomas Merton In Alaska

byThomas Merton

Paperback | October 1, 1987

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Thomas Merton spent two weeks in Alaska in 1968 just prior to his fateful trip to the East. He had no thought of publication either of his journal or his conferences--the talks he gave to religious communities there. Although it was his nature to give his attention to what was immediately before him, he was counting the days until he would step onto the plane that would take off across the Pacific.
Born in France, Thomas Merton was the son of an American artist and poet and her New Zealander husband, a painter. Merton lost both parents before he had finished high school, and his younger brother was killed in World War II. Something of the ephemeral character of human endeavor marked all his works, deepening the pathos of his writ...
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Title:Thomas Merton In AlaskaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:1 pages, 5.36 × 7.95 × 0.48 inPublished:October 1, 1987Publisher:New Directions

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ISBN - 10:0811210383

ISBN - 13:9780811210386

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Thomas Merton spent two weeks in Alaska in 1968 just prior to his fateful trip to the East. He had no thought of publication either of his journal or his conferences--the talks he gave to religious communities there. Although it was his nature to give his attention to what was immediately before him, he was counting the days until he would step onto the plane that would take off across the Pacific.