Present Concerns

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Mar 25, 1987 - Literary Criticism - 112 pages
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Nineteen essays on democratic values, threats to educational and spiritual fulfillment, literary censorship, and other topics all displaying Lewis’s characteristic sanity and persuasiveness. Introduction by Walter Hooper.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Impeccable, fanciful/polemical tidbits of Christian-oriented journalism—including one unpublished essay—from the author of The Screwtape Letters and The Narnia Chronicles. A cheerful introduction ... Read full review

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A collection of essays by C.S. Lewis. On Living in the Atomic Age is one essay within the book that is a must read. Key Quote = "Those who care for something else more than civilization are the only ... Read full review

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About the author (1987)

C. S. (Clive Staples) Lewis (1898-1963), one of the great writers of the twentieth century, also continues to be one of our most influential Christian thinkers. A Fellow and tutor at Oxford until 1954, he spent the rest of his career as Chair of Medieval and Renaissance English at Cambridge. He wrote more than thirty books, both popular and scholarly, inlcuding The Chronicles of Narnia series, The Screwtape Letters, The Four Loves, Mere Christianity and Surprised by Joy.

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