Thomas Merton Center

Merton Correspondence:

The "Chakravarty, Amiya, 1901-1986" file

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Type:  TALS - Typed signed letter with holograph (handwritten) annotations.

To/From:  to Merton from "Chakravarty, Amiya, 1901-1986"-->

# of pages:  2

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First Lines:  "What a rare and wondrous gift- A PRAYER OF CASSIODORUS-- I got it now on my return from a long tour"

Contents:  Diana Eck, Janice Wilson and Lindsay Jones [students of Chakravarty] / experience at the UN - abuse of power by large nations (U.S. and China collision course) - trouble in the middle-east - "Hitlerian type[s]" in high places trying to start pre-emptive wars / plans of visiting Japan and India / Vietnam War

Language:  English

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Date added:  2004

Unique identifier:  Section A- "Chakravarty, Amiya, 1901-1986:"    1967/May/21