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The Resource Nation and world, Church and God : the legacy of Garry Wills, edited by Kenneth L. Vaux and Melanie Baffes

Nation and world, Church and God : the legacy of Garry Wills, edited by Kenneth L. Vaux and Melanie Baffes

Label
Nation and world, Church and God : the legacy of Garry Wills
Title
Nation and world, Church and God
Title remainder
the legacy of Garry Wills
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kenneth L. Vaux and Melanie Baffes
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Nation and World, Church and God" gathers original critical reflections by leading writers and scholars on Garry Wills's life work. Organized around the themes of "Classics", "Civil War", "War and Peace" and "Theology, Church, and the Arts, " the book reflects the cultural acumen, fine-grained political analysis, ethical candor, and theological wisdom of one of America's most prolific writers.--
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Provided by publisher
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IEN/DLC
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1939-
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Vaux, Kenneth L.
Dewey number
973.92092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Baffes, Melanie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wills, Garry
  • Wills, Garry
  • Religion and state
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Nation and world, Church and God : the legacy of Garry Wills, edited by Kenneth L. Vaux and Melanie Baffes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • On teaching in college
  • Rudolph H. Weingartner
  • Order and disruption in the heroic world of the Iliad
  • Jane Levin
  • Nothing equals Macbeth : notes on Lincoln's fatal attraction
  • Douglas L. Wilson
  • With malice toward both : Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis in caricature
  • Harold Holzer
  • The South, the Civil War, and American classical scholarship
  • Ward W. Briggs
  • Introduction: the American mind
  • Karl Barth and Garry Wills on fratricide in the U.S. Civil War
  • Kenneth L. Vaux
  • The quest for peace with justice in the Middle East : Christian Zionist and Palestinian theologies
  • Rosemary Radford Ruether
  • An essay on fundamentalism
  • Martin E. Marty
  • Religion in America's relationship to the world : an oxymoron
  • Bruce Cumings
  • Garry Wills on providence, peace, and presidential powers
  • Douglass Cassel
  • Sam Tanenhaus
  • "Peacemaking" : a critical inquiry into a new theology of politics
  • Sarah Elizabeth Ruden
  • Eternal war or the dawn of peace : representations of war, peace, and reconciliation in the war films of Clint Eastwood--Flags of our fathers and Letters from Iwo Jima
  • Sara Anson Vaux
  • Viae et pontes : the literary mileposts of Garry Wills (an annotated bibliography)
  • Beth M. Sheppard
  • Of self and soul : variations on a theme by W.B. Yeats
  • Reginald Gibbons
  • Venice, Rome, and Garry Wills
  • Edward Muir
  • An elegy for Hykkara
  • Ingrid Rowland
Control code
FIEb17649237
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxv, 275 pages
Isbn
9780810130012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)879246288
Label
Nation and world, Church and God : the legacy of Garry Wills, edited by Kenneth L. Vaux and Melanie Baffes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • On teaching in college
  • Rudolph H. Weingartner
  • Order and disruption in the heroic world of the Iliad
  • Jane Levin
  • Nothing equals Macbeth : notes on Lincoln's fatal attraction
  • Douglas L. Wilson
  • With malice toward both : Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis in caricature
  • Harold Holzer
  • The South, the Civil War, and American classical scholarship
  • Ward W. Briggs
  • Introduction: the American mind
  • Karl Barth and Garry Wills on fratricide in the U.S. Civil War
  • Kenneth L. Vaux
  • The quest for peace with justice in the Middle East : Christian Zionist and Palestinian theologies
  • Rosemary Radford Ruether
  • An essay on fundamentalism
  • Martin E. Marty
  • Religion in America's relationship to the world : an oxymoron
  • Bruce Cumings
  • Garry Wills on providence, peace, and presidential powers
  • Douglass Cassel
  • Sam Tanenhaus
  • "Peacemaking" : a critical inquiry into a new theology of politics
  • Sarah Elizabeth Ruden
  • Eternal war or the dawn of peace : representations of war, peace, and reconciliation in the war films of Clint Eastwood--Flags of our fathers and Letters from Iwo Jima
  • Sara Anson Vaux
  • Viae et pontes : the literary mileposts of Garry Wills (an annotated bibliography)
  • Beth M. Sheppard
  • Of self and soul : variations on a theme by W.B. Yeats
  • Reginald Gibbons
  • Venice, Rome, and Garry Wills
  • Edward Muir
  • An elegy for Hykkara
  • Ingrid Rowland
Control code
FIEb17649237
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxv, 275 pages
Isbn
9780810130012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)879246288

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