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Author Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980.

Title The duty of delight : the diaries of Dorothy Day / edited by Robert Ellsberg
Published Milwaukee, Wis. : Marquette University Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xxxiv, 669 pages)
Contents The thirties -- The forties -- The fifties -- The sixties -- The seventies -- The final diary: 1980
Summary Dorothy Day, co-founder of the Catholic Worker movement, has been called "the most significant, interesting, and influential person in the history of American Catholicism". For almost fifty years, through her tireless service of the poor and her courageous witness for peace, she offered an extraordinary example of the gospel in action. Now the publication of her diaries offers a uniquely intimate portrait of her daily struggles and concerns
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980 -- Diaries.
Catholics -- United States -- Diaries.
Genre/Form Diaries.
Form Electronic book
Author Ellsberg, Robert, 1955-
LC no. 2008007883
ISBN 0874623480 (electronic bk.)
9780874623482 (electronic bk.)