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Becoming C.S. Lewis : a biography of young Jack Lewis (1898-1918) / Harry Lee Poe.

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Princeton PL - Princeton B Lewis Poe (Text) 30890000733384 New Adult Materials Upper level In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781433562730
  • ISBN: 1433562731
  • Physical Description: 309 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Wheaton, IL : Crossway, [2019]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-298) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Young Jack Lewis at Wynyard School: 1908-1910 -- Off to Malvern: 1910-1914 -- Making a friend: spring 1914 -- Jack and the war come to Great Bookham: fall 1914 -- Reading for Kirkpatrick and for pleasure: 1914 -- War and romance: 1915 -- A conflicted soul: 1916 -- Oxford and the Army: 1917-1918 -- The end of youth.
Summary, etc.:
Slowing down to focus on his younger years, this detailed portrait of "Jack" Lewis helps us discover seeds of what would inform his later writings--such as his delight in literature, his key relationships, his suffering and struggles, and his intense pursuit of joy.
Subject: Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963 > Childhood and youth.
Authors, English > 20th century > Biography

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