The Life You Save May Be Your Own
An American Pilgrimage
ISBN10: 0374529213 ISBN13: 9780374529215 Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux Published: Mar 1 2004 Pages: 560 Weight: 1.46lbs. Height: 8.50" Width: 5.50" Depth: 1.75" Language: English
The author explores the lives of Thomas Merton, Dorothy Day, Walker Percy, and Flannery O'Connor to search for evidence that their "Christ haunted" Catholic backgrounds inspired them to write, in a study of the spiritual and literary pilgrimage of these four great American Catholic writers. Reprint. 35,000 first printing.