This biography of C.S. Lewis traces the events of his service in World War I and explores the personal relationships he developed during that time. Particular attention is paid to the lingering trauma Lewis suffered as a result of his wartime experiences as revealed in his two earliest publications: Spirits in Bondage and Dymer. Gilchrist teaches English literature at Iowa State University. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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About the Author
The Author: K. J. Gilchrist, Senior Lecturer in English at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, teaches and publishes on modern and contemporary British literature, World War I, and Shakespeare. He developed and directs the course «WWI and Modern Culture», which he teaches in England, France, and Belgium. Dr. Gilchrist received his Ph.D. from the University of Kansas, writing on WWI and the early novels of Evelyn Waugh. His work on A Morning After War was assisted by the Clyde S. Kilby Research Grant for 2003.