PRESS RELEASE - the uplifting story of beloved Jesuit educator and Radio Ham Fr Moran of Kathmandu
Anthropologist and friend Dr Messerschmidt offers us the remarkable story of the extraordinary priest Father Moran, who spent a lifetime helping to educate the underprivileged of India and later Nepal, and became known as ‘The Voice of the Himalayas’
Fr Moran of Kathmandu by Dr. Don Messerschmidt; £20, softcover; 230 x 150 mm; 388 pages, 15 photos; 2012.
Known throughout the amateur radio world as ‘Father Moran 9N1MM’ (“Nine En-One Mickey Mouse”) he was one of its most celebrated and best-loved figures. He was also a priest dedicated to helping and educating the young people of India and later Nepal. In his old age Father Moran had the energy of a young man and a mind as sharp as a razor, with an unending stream of anecdotes about life in Nepal and elsewhere.This is his biography.
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