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The Resource C. S. Lewis : a life : eccentric genius, reluctant prophet, Alister McGrath

C. S. Lewis : a life : eccentric genius, reluctant prophet, Alister McGrath

Label
C. S. Lewis : a life : eccentric genius, reluctant prophet
Title
C. S. Lewis
Title remainder
a life : eccentric genius, reluctant prophet
Statement of responsibility
Alister McGrath
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A definitive portrait of the life of C.S. Lewis
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McGrath, Alister E.
Dewey number
  • 823/.912
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6023.E926
LC item number
Z7946 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lewis, C. S.
  • Authors, English
Label
C. S. Lewis : a life : eccentric genius, reluctant prophet, Alister McGrath
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 391-427) and index
Contents
Part 1 : Prelude. The soft hills of down : an Irish childhood, 1898-1908 -- The ugly country of England : schooldays, 1908-1917 -- The vasty fields of France : war, 1917-1918 -- -- Part 2 : Oxford. Deceptions and discoveries : the making of an Oxford don, 1919-1927 -- Fellowship, family, and friendship : the early years at Magdalen College, 1927-1930 -- The most reluctant convert : the making of a mere Christian, 1930-1932 -- A man of letters : literary scholarship and criticism, 1933-1939 -- National acclaim : the wartime apologist, 1939-1942 -- International fame : the mere Christian, 1942-1945 -- A prophet without honour? : postwar tensions and problems, 1945-1954 -- -- Part 3 : Narnia. Rearranging reality : the creation of Narnia -- Narnia : exploring an imaginative world -- -- Part 4 : Cambridge. The move to Cambridge : Magdalene College, 1954-1960 -- Bereavement, illness, and death : the final years, 1960-1963 -- -- Part 5 : Afterlife. The Lewis phenomenon
Control code
ocn805051361
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 431 p.
Isbn
9781414339351
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2012033140
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)805051361
Label
C. S. Lewis : a life : eccentric genius, reluctant prophet, Alister McGrath
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 391-427) and index
Contents
Part 1 : Prelude. The soft hills of down : an Irish childhood, 1898-1908 -- The ugly country of England : schooldays, 1908-1917 -- The vasty fields of France : war, 1917-1918 -- -- Part 2 : Oxford. Deceptions and discoveries : the making of an Oxford don, 1919-1927 -- Fellowship, family, and friendship : the early years at Magdalen College, 1927-1930 -- The most reluctant convert : the making of a mere Christian, 1930-1932 -- A man of letters : literary scholarship and criticism, 1933-1939 -- National acclaim : the wartime apologist, 1939-1942 -- International fame : the mere Christian, 1942-1945 -- A prophet without honour? : postwar tensions and problems, 1945-1954 -- -- Part 3 : Narnia. Rearranging reality : the creation of Narnia -- Narnia : exploring an imaginative world -- -- Part 4 : Cambridge. The move to Cambridge : Magdalene College, 1954-1960 -- Bereavement, illness, and death : the final years, 1960-1963 -- -- Part 5 : Afterlife. The Lewis phenomenon
Control code
ocn805051361
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 431 p.
Isbn
9781414339351
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2012033140
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)805051361

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