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Author QuotedJames Farl Powers
Title QuotedMorte d'Urban
Date (Year/Month/Day)1962/09/15
Imprint[S.l.] : Doubleday. 1962
QuotationFinished [J. F.] Powers' new novel [Morte d' Urban, New York, 1962] yesterday - will perhaps review it for Worship. It is very competent and deserves an article. Complete change in the hero who suddenly becomes human, instead of an obsessed clerical zombie, around the middle of the book.
JournalTurning Toward the World: The Pivotal Years. The Journals of Thomas Merton, Volume 4, 1960-1963.; Edited by Victor A. Kramer. / San Francisco : Harper Collins. 1996, p. 247
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