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C. S. Lewis - A Life - Eccentric Genius, Reluctant Prophet

Alister McGrath

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.

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.
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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.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Robin Sachs

Length:

13h 57m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

37:58


Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 1

45:49


Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 2

46:10


Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 3

01:02:17


Part 2, Chapter 4
Part 2, Chapter 4

01:13:08


Part 2, Chapter 5
Part 2, Chapter 5

34:16


Part 2, Chapter 6
Part 2, Chapter 6

01:02:58


Part 2, Chapter 7
Part 2, Chapter 7

01:09:07


Part 2, Chapter 8
Part 2, Chapter 8

46:48


Part 2, Chapter 9
Part 2, Chapter 9

53:55


Part 2, Chapter 10
Part 2, Chapter 10

51:01


Part 3, Chapter 11
Part 3, Chapter 11

44:49


Part 3, Chapter 12
Part 3, Chapter 12

44:32


Part 4, Chapter 13
Part 4, Chapter 13

01:09:41


Part 4, Chapter 14
Part 4, Chapter 14

41:22


Part 5, Chapter 15
Part 5, Chapter 15

39:28


Part 5, Chapter 16
Part 5, Chapter 16

08:01


Part 5, Chapter 17
Part 5, Chapter 17

06:13