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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
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McGrath, Alister E.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • 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 (pages 391-401) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocn845672320
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 431 pages
Isbn
9781444745528
Lccn
2012033140
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)845672320
Label
C.S. Lewis : a life : eccentric genius, reluctant prophet, Alister McGrath
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 391-401) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocn845672320
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 431 pages
Isbn
9781444745528
Lccn
2012033140
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)845672320

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