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Nation and World, Church and God: The Legacy of Garry Wills

edited by Kenneth L. Vaux and Melanie Baffes
Format
Book
Published
Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 2014.
Language
English
ISBN
9780810130012, 0810130017
Contents
  • Introduction: the American mind / Sam Tanenhaus
  • Of self and soul : variations on a theme by W.B. Yeats / Reginald Gibbons
  • Venice, Rome, and Garry Wills / Edward Muir
  • An elegy for Hykkara / Ingrid Rowland
  • On teaching in college / Rudolph H. Weingartner
  • Order and disruption in the heroic world of the Iliad / Jane Levin
  • Nothing equals Macbeth : notes on Lincoln's fatal attraction / Douglas L. Wilson
  • With malice toward both : Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis in caricature / Harold Holzer
  • South, the Civil War, and American classical scholarship / Ward W. Briggs
  • Karl Barth and Garry Wills on fratricide in the U.S. Civil War / Kenneth L. Vaux
  • Quest for peace with justice in the Middle East : Christian Zionist and Palestinian theologies / Rosemary Radford Ruether
  • An essay on fundamentalism / Martin E. Marty
  • Religion in America's relationship to the world : an oxymoron / Bruce Cumings
  • Garry Wills on providence, peace, and presidential powers / Douglass Cassel
  • "Peacemaking" : a critical inquiry into a new theology of politics / Sarah Elizabeth Ruden
  • Eternal war or the dawn of peace : representations of war, peace, and reconciliation in the war films of Clint Eastwood--Flags of our fathers and Letters from Iwo Jima / Sara Anson Vaux
  • Viae et pontes : the literary mileposts of Garry Wills (an annotated bibliography) / Beth M. Sheppard.
Description
xxv, 275 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
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