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Running to the mountain

a journey of faith and change

by Jon Katz

  • 75 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Villard in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Katz, Jon -- Religion,
    • Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968 -- Influence,
    • Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography,
    • Middle-aged men -- United States -- Biography,
    • Journalists -- United States -- Biography,
    • Midlife crisis -- Religious aspects,
    • Mountain life -- United States,
    • Solitude

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJon Katz.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3561.A7558 Z77 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 242 p. ;
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL373541M
      LC Control Number98035229

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: Running to the Top of the Mountain (): Durkin, John F., Newton, Joe: Books/5(3). Wonderfully witty and insightful, Running to the Mountain chronicles Katz's hunger for change and his search for renewed purpose and meaning in his familiar world. Armed with the writings of Thomas Merton and his two faithful Labradors, Katz trades in his suburban carpool-driving and escapes to the mountains of upstate New York.

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Running to the Mountain | Jon Katz, a respected journalist, father, and husband, was turning fifty. His writing career had taken a dubious turn, his wife had a demanding career of her own, his daughter was preparing to leave home for college, and he had become used to a sedentary : Broadway Books.

Title: Running To The Mountain: A Midlife Adventure Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, 8 X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, 8 X X in Published: March 1, Publisher: Crown Language: English. Katz, a much-published writer of mystery novels and nonfiction (Virtuous Reality,etc.), prematurely assays the genre of spiritual autobiography.

In the spring ofthe author purchased a mountain cabin in the upstate New York town of Cambridge and lived there for six months. His purpose was, in the relative solitude of rural New York state, to uncover new goals and meanings for his. Running to the Mountain: A Midlife Adventure by Jon Katz in DJVU, DOC, FB2 download e-book.

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