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The Tiber Was Silver by Michael Novak
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The Tiber Was Silver (1961)

by Michael Novak

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Written before he became an eminent figure in the Church, Michael Novak's first novel, now with an introduction by Ralph McInerny, is an intriguing story about a young man preparing for the priesthood in Rome in the 1950?s. The Tiber Was Silver provides a unique view of the pre-conciliar Church through the eyes of a young seminarian.… (more)

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For Linda and Ed, with affection and admiration, Michael Novak New year 2010
  efeulner | May 2, 2014 |
1197. The Tiber Was Silver, by Michael Novak (read 14 Nov 1972) This was published in 1960 and I found it a tremendously moving book. While it is a novel, it reeks authenticity, telling of a year of a seminarian in Rome. The protagonist (unlike the author) perseveres and the book ends with his ordination. The book is very well-done and easy to read, tho full of talk. ( )
  Schmerguls | Apr 14, 2009 |
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