By (author) G. K. Chesterton
Normal Price: $29.15
Your Price: $26.24 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $2.92! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.31 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Everlasting Man by G. K. Chesterton
Book DescriptionConsidered by many to be Chesterton's greatest masterpiece of all his writings, this is his whole view of world history as informed by the Incarnation. Beginning with the origin of man and the various religious attitudes throughout history, Chesterton shows how the fulfillment of all of man's desires takes place in the person of Christ and in Christ's Church. Chesterton propounds the thesis that "those who say that Christ stands side by side with similar myths, and his religion side by side with similar religions, are only repeating a very stale formula contradicted by a very striking fact." And with all the brilliance and devastating irony, so characteristic of his best writing, Chesterton gleefully and tempestuously tears to shreds that "very stale formula" and triumphantly proclaims in vivid language the glory and unanswerable logic of that very striking fact. Here is the genius of Chesterton at its delightful best.
Buy Everlasting Man book by G. K. Chesterton from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780898704440
(230mm x 136mm x 22mm)
Imprint: Ignatius Press
Publisher: Ignatius Press
Publish Date: 1-Jun-1993
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author G. K. Chesterton
Postmaster General, Paperback (January 2030)
Bloomsbury Reader will publish great books which are currently unavailable in print where all English-lanugage rights have already been reverted to the author or the author's estate and where no edition is currently in print.
Detective Club, Hardback (September 2015)
The fourth in a new series of classic detective stories from the vaults of HarperCollins involves a tragic accident during a shooting party. As the story switches between Paris and Hampshire, the possibility of it not being an accident seems to grow more likely.
Innocence and Wisdom of Father Brown, Paperback (April 2015)
Contrary to first impressions, Father Brown is not senile, nor easily rattled. In fact, this village priest wanders into challenges that pale in comparison to the things he has heard through the screen of the confessional.
G. K. Chesterton the Dover Reader, Paperback (March 2015)» View all books by G. K. Chesterton
Contents include Chesterton's thriller, The Man Who Was Thursday; his classic examination of the foundations of Christian morality, Orthodoxy; a selection of Father Brown stories; plus a variety of essays.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Everlasting Man book by G. K. Chesterton and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.