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The Resource C. S. Lewis--A Life

C. S. Lewis--A Life

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C. S. Lewis--A Life
Title
C. S. Lewis--A Life
Statement of responsibility
Alister McGrath
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In honor of the 50th anniversary of C. S. Lewis' death, celebrated Oxford don Dr. Alister McGrath presents us with a compelling and definitive portrait of the life of C. S. Lewis, the author of the well-known Narnia series. For more than half a century, C. S. Lewis' Narnia series has captured the imaginations of millions. In C. S. Lewis -- A Life, Dr. Alister McGrath recounts the unlikely path of this Oxford don, who spent his days teaching English literature to the brightest students in the world and his spare time writing a bestselling fantasy series for children. Dr. McGrath uses his extensive research and thorough examination in chronological order of Lewis' correspondence and archival materials to present a new picture of Lewis's life. This definitive biography paints a portrait of an eccentric thinker who became a compelling, though reluctant, prophet for our times. You won't want to miss this fascinating portrayal of a creative genius who inspired generations
Summary
Chronicles the life and career of the eccentric British author
Writing style
Audio
Accompanying matter
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Cataloging source
N$T
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1953-
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  • McGrath, Alister
  • Sachs, Robin
Dewey number
  • 823.912
  • 920
PerformerNote
Read by Robin Sachs
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  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Religion & Spirituality
  • Nonfiction
Target audience
adult
Label
C. S. Lewis--A Life
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Publication
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electronic
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True
Isbn
9781621882060
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other
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Label
C. S. Lewis--A Life
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
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Dimensions
not applicable
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electronic
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not applicable
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True
Isbn
9781621882060
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not applicable
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not applicable
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other
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True
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unknown
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  • other
  • remote
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unknown
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not applicable
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