A Miscellany of Men

A Miscellany of Men

by G. K. Chesterton
     
 

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Miscellany of Men is Chesterton at his most versatile and vibrant, defending his Creed in dozens of short essays on people and politics. Building upon his Catholic Faith and natural Reason, he battles his chief modern enemies - as Ahlquist's Introduction lists them: "the magic of money, the formlessness of evolution, the dull determinism of modern ideas, and the… See more details below

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Miscellany of Men is Chesterton at his most versatile and vibrant, defending his Creed in dozens of short essays on people and politics. Building upon his Catholic Faith and natural Reason, he battles his chief modern enemies - as Ahlquist's Introduction lists them: "the magic of money, the formlessness of evolution, the dull determinism of modern ideas, and the oppression of any creature made in the image of God."

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ISBN-13:
2940020766037
Publisher:
London : Methuen
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
0 MB

Meet the Author

Geboren am 29.05.1874 in London; gestorben am 14.06.1936 in Beaconsfield.

Chesterton war der Sohn eines Auktionators. Er besuchte die Kunstschule und arbeitete als Karrikaturist und Journalist. Ab 1900 war er hauptberuflich Schriftsteller. Er heiratete 1901. Chesterton betätigte sich in allen literarischen Sparten. Bekannt geworden ist er ist er vor allem durch seine Detektivgeschichten des "Father Brown".

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