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When I was a child I read books

Author: Marilynne Robinson; OverDrive, Inc.
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : HarperCollins Canada, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Essay : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this new collection of incisive essays, Robinson returns to the themes which have preoccupied her work: the role of faith in modern life, the inadequacy of fact, the contradictions inherent in human nature.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marilynne Robinson; OverDrive, Inc.
ISBN: 9781443410946 1443410942
OCLC Number: 820146276
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: 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 --
Who was Oberlin? --
Cosmology.
Responsibility: Marilynne Robinson.

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In this new collection of incisive essays, Robinson returns to the themes which have preoccupied her work: the role of faith in modern life, the inadequacy of fact, the contradictions inherent in human nature.

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