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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
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
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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197043
Cataloging source
RGP
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1944-
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Armstrong, Karen
Dewey number
  • 200/.92
  • 921
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Armstrong, Karen
  • Ex-nuns
  • Armstrong, Karen
  • Ex-nuns
Target audience
adult
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my climb out of darkness
Label
The spiral staircase : my climb out of darkness, Karen Armstrong
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : A.A. Knopf, 2004
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm58834050
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
xxii, 305 pages
Isbn
9780385721271
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)58834050
Label
The spiral staircase : my climb out of darkness, Karen Armstrong
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : A.A. Knopf, 2004
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm58834050
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
xxii, 305 pages
Isbn
9780385721271
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)58834050

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