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Author Shannon, William H. (William Henry), 1917-2012.

Title Thomas Merton's dark path : the inner experience of a contemplative / William H. Shannon
Published New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, [1981]


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Description vii, 245 pages ; 22 cm
Contents What is contemplation -- Seeds of contemplation -- The ascent to truth -- The inner experience : an overview -- The inner experience : selected texts -- New seeds of contemplation -- The climate of monastic prayer (contemplative prayer) -- Zen and the birds of appetite (with some reflections on Merton's Asian journey)
Analysis Contemplation - History of doctrines - 20th century
Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 227-229
Subject Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968.
Contemplation -- History of doctrines -- 20th century.
Contemplation -- History of doctrines.
Author Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968. Inner experience. Selections
LC no. 80028091
ISBN 0374276366