Review of Merton's book "Bread in the Wilderness" by John Stanley.
Continuation of "Bread in the Wilderness" book review.
A review of "The Sign of Jonas"- a five-year diary that gives insight to life at the Abbey in KY.
Review of "A Thomas Merton Reader" from the Catholic Worker, April 1964.
Continuation of "A Thomas Merton Reader" review.
Review of "Emblems of a Season of Fury."
Review of "Ishi Means Man"
Continuation of book review for "Ishi Means Man."
Review of a book of photos/images of Merton called "A Hidden Wholeness" that appeared in the Oct/Nov 1970 Catholic Worker.
"Thomas Merton/Monk: A Monastic Tribute." Review of a book about Merton from the Catholic Worker Sept. 1974.
Thomas Merton is the author of more than seventy books that include poetry, personal journals, collections of letters, social criticism, and writings on peace, justice, and ecumenism. His writings include such classics as The Seven Storey Mountain, New Seeds of Contemplation, and Zen and the Birds of Appetite.
Staff members at the Catholic Worker reviewed many of his books over the years. This gallery includes reviews of his books, as well as reviews of books about Merton that were published after his death in 1968.