Peter Maurin: Apostle to the World

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Orbis Books, 2004 - Biography & Autobiography - 187 pages
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Dorothy Day provides the most complete intimate portrait of the man she called an Apostle to the world. Maurin emerges as a true saint and prophet who offers an instructive and healing challenge for our time.

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About the author (2004)

Francis J. Sicius is professor of history at St. Thomas University, Miami, Florida.

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