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The Resource When I was a child I read books : [essays], Marilynne Robinson, (text large print)

When I was a child I read books : [essays], Marilynne Robinson, (text large print)

Label
When I was a child I read books : [essays]
Title
When I was a child I read books
Title remainder
[essays]
Statement of responsibility
Marilynne Robinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This new collection of essays, the author returns to the themes which have preoccupied her work: the role of faith in modern life, the inadequacy of fact, and the contradictions inherent in human nature
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robinson, Marilynne
Dewey number
814/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.O3125
LC item number
W47 2012b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philosophy, American
  • Theology
  • Calvinism
  • Political science
Label
When I was a child I read books : [essays], Marilynne Robinson, (text large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Who was Oberlin?
  • Cosmology
  • Freedom of thought
  • Imagination and community
  • Austerity as ideology
  • Open thy hand wide: Moses and the origins of American liberalism
  • When I was a child
  • The fate of ideas: Moses
  • Wondrous love
  • The human spirit and the good society
Control code
sky246457165
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
302 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781611734287
Lccn
2012006805
Label
When I was a child I read books : [essays], Marilynne Robinson, (text large print)
Publication
Contents
  • Who was Oberlin?
  • Cosmology
  • Freedom of thought
  • Imagination and community
  • Austerity as ideology
  • Open thy hand wide: Moses and the origins of American liberalism
  • When I was a child
  • The fate of ideas: Moses
  • Wondrous love
  • The human spirit and the good society
Control code
sky246457165
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
302 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781611734287
Lccn
2012006805

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