TITLE

The Essential Chesterton

AUTHOR(S)
Fagerberg, David W.
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar2000, Issue 101, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the essential characteristics of author G.K. Chesterton. Chesterton's range of interests; Universal feature that threads through all of Chesterton's avocations; Happiness that pervades every word of Chesterton's writings.
ACCESSION #
2809428

 

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