The Resource The spiral staircase : my climb out of darkness, Karen Armstrong

The spiral staircase : my climb out of darkness, Karen Armstrong

Label
The spiral staircase : my climb out of darkness
Title
The spiral staircase
Title remainder
my climb out of darkness
Statement of responsibility
Karen Armstrong
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author relates her decision to leave her convent after failing to find religious fulfillment, her struggles with depression and epilepsy, her realization of her calling, and her career working with sacred texts
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
RGP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Armstrong, Karen
Dewey number
  • 200/.92
  • 921
Index
no index present
LC call number
BX4668.3.A75
LC item number
A3 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Armstrong, Karen
  • Armstrong, Karen
  • Ex-nuns
  • Ex-nuns
Label
The spiral staircase : my climb out of darkness, Karen Armstrong
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : A. A. Knopf, 2004
Contents
  • 3
  • I Renounce the Blessed Face
  • 78
  • 4
  • Consequently I Rejoice
  • 120
  • 5
  • Desiring This Man's Gift and That Man's Scope
  • 159
  • 6
  • T. S. Eliot, Ash-Wednesday, I
  • The Usual Reign
  • 192
  • 7
  • Infirm Glory
  • 224
  • 8
  • To Turn Again
  • 264
  • xxi
  • 1
  • Ash Wednesday
  • 3
  • 2
  • The Devil of the Stairs
  • 46
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
xxii, 305 p.
Isbn
9780385721271
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)58834050
  • 739511
  • (OCoLC)ocm58834050
  • 739511
Label
The spiral staircase : my climb out of darkness, Karen Armstrong
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : A. A. Knopf, 2004
Contents
  • 3
  • I Renounce the Blessed Face
  • 78
  • 4
  • Consequently I Rejoice
  • 120
  • 5
  • Desiring This Man's Gift and That Man's Scope
  • 159
  • 6
  • T. S. Eliot, Ash-Wednesday, I
  • The Usual Reign
  • 192
  • 7
  • Infirm Glory
  • 224
  • 8
  • To Turn Again
  • 264
  • xxi
  • 1
  • Ash Wednesday
  • 3
  • 2
  • The Devil of the Stairs
  • 46
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
xxii, 305 p.
Isbn
9780385721271
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)58834050
  • 739511
  • (OCoLC)ocm58834050
  • 739511

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