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Published by Cistercian Publications in Kalamazoo, Mich .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968.,
  • Trappists -- United States -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 347-361.

StatementDaniel J. Adams.
SeriesCistercian studies series ;, no. 62
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX4705.M542 A64
The Physical Object
Pagination361 p. ;
Number of Pages361
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4719632M
ISBN 100879078626
LC Control Number78006549

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