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Peter Maurin : Apostle to the World
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Overview

Dorothy Day's life among the poor and her witness for peace are widely known. Those familiar with that story know the crucial role she assigned to Peter Maurin (1877-1949) the French peasant who inspired her to found the Catholic Worker. Yet Maurin's life and thinking have remained in the shadows. To convey a fuller sense of his story Day began this biography of Maurin in the 1940s but it remained unpublished--until now. Day provides the most complete and intimate portrait of the man she called "an Apostle to the world." in her account Maurin emerges as a true saint and prophet who offers an instructive and healing challenge for our time.

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  • ISBN-13: 9781570755507
  • ISBN-10: 1570755507
  • Publisher: Orbis Books
  • Publish Date: September 2004
  • Dimensions: 8.26 x 5.42 x 0.64 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.55 pounds
  • Page Count: 187

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