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Surprised by Joy: The Shape of My Early Life

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Publisher Comments:

In this book Lewis tells of his search for joy, a spiritual journey that led him from the Christianity of his early youth into atheism and then back to Christianity.

Synopsis:

An autobiography of a Christian concentrating on the part of his life when he turned to atheism and eventually recovered his faith

About the Author

C. S. Lewis (1898-1963) gained international renown for an impressive array of beloved works both popular and scholarly: literary criticism, children's literature, fantasy literature, and numerous books on theology. Among his most celebrated achievements are Out of the Silent Planet, The Chronicles of Narnia, The Screwtape Letters, The Four Loves, and Surprised by Joy.

Table of Contents

The first years — Concentration camp — Mountbracken and Campbell — I broaden my mind — Renaissance — Bloodery — Light and shade — Release --The great knock — Fortune's smile — Check — Guns and good company — The new look — Checkmate — The beginning.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780547545486
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Subject:
Converts
Author:
Clive Staples Lewis
Author:
Lewis, C.S.
Author:
Lewis, Clive Staples
Subject:
Christian biography
Subject:
Autobiography
Subject:
Theology - Apologetics
Subject:
Anglican converts.
Subject:
Christian biography -- England.
Subject:
Inspirational
Subject:
Religious
Subject:
Authors, English
Subject:
Christianity - Theology - Apologetics
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Christianity - Christian Life
Subject:
Christianity - Christian Life - General
Subject:
Christian Life - General
Subject:
Authors, English -- 20th century.
Subject:
Biography - General
Subject:
Biography-Religious
Subject:
Christianity-Inspirational
Subject:
Large Print-Nonfiction
Subject:
Religion Western-Christian Biography
Subject:
Religion Western-Inspirational
Subject:
Sale Books-Spirituality
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : Religious
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : Literary
Publication Date:
March 1966
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
240

Related Subjects

Biography » General
Biography » Literary
Biography » Religious
Humanities » Literary Criticism » General
Religion » Christianity » Episcopalian and Anglican
Religion » Christianity » General

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