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The Resource Francis of Assisi : a new biography, Augustine Thompson

Francis of Assisi : a new biography, Augustine Thompson

Label
Francis of Assisi : a new biography
Title
Francis of Assisi
Title remainder
a new biography
Statement of responsibility
Augustine Thompson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this authoritative and engaging new biography, Augustine Thompson, O.P., sifts through the surviving evidence for the life of Francis using modern historical methods. The result is a complex yet sympathetic portrait of the man and the saint
Summary
A new examination of the saint's life reveals his devotion to poverty might not have been his principal spiritual concern, while also exploring his upbringing, family relations, and journey to sainthood
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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Cataloging source
COO
Dewey number
  • 271/.302
  • B
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BX4700.F6
LC item number
T46 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a new biography
Label
Francis of Assisi : a new biography, Augustine Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [279]-291) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The life. "When I was in my sins," 1181-1205 ; The penitent from Assisi, 1206-1209 ; The primitive fraternity, 1209-1215 ; Expansion and consolidation, 1216-1220 ; Francis returns home, 1220-1221 ; Rules and retirement, 1221-1223 ; The way of the cross, 1223-1225 ; From penitent to saint, 1225-1226 -- II Sources and debates
Control code
ocm752910788
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 299 pages
Isbn
9780801450709
Lccn
2011037724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)752910788
  • (Sirsi) a1128645
Label
Francis of Assisi : a new biography, Augustine Thompson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [279]-291) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The life. "When I was in my sins," 1181-1205 ; The penitent from Assisi, 1206-1209 ; The primitive fraternity, 1209-1215 ; Expansion and consolidation, 1216-1220 ; Francis returns home, 1220-1221 ; Rules and retirement, 1221-1223 ; The way of the cross, 1223-1225 ; From penitent to saint, 1225-1226 -- II Sources and debates
Control code
ocm752910788
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 299 pages
Isbn
9780801450709
Lccn
2011037724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)752910788
  • (Sirsi) a1128645

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