The Ball and the Cross

Product Number: EB00622256
Released: Sep 22, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781504022576
Publisher: Open Road Media
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The thrilling allegorical novel from the author of The Man Who Was Thursday and the Father Brown Stories First serialized in the Commonwealth, G. K. Chesterton's fantastical third novel opens with a debate between Professor Lucifer and Brother Michael as they soar across the sky above London. Part farce, part theological exploration, The Ball and the Cross soon settles on the story of another pair of contraries. When differences of opinion lead an atheist and a devout Roman Catholic to plan a duel to the death, fate intervenes and propels the two men toward deeper understanding. Widely considered to be one of Chesterton's most accessible and substantive works, The Ball and the Cross was commended by Pope John Paul I for the profound truths it reveals. Readers for over a hundred years have marveled at the brilliance of this exhilarating tale about belief, nonbelief, and our collective search for the truth. This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices.

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Author(s): G.K. Chesterton
Original Publish Date: Sep 22, 2015

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Author(s): G.K. Chesterton
Narrator(s): Gildart Jackson
Product Number Z100114007
Released: Dec 15, 2015
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ISBN: #9781504675420
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Author(s): G.K. Chesterton
Product Number EB00675475
Released: Jul 13, 2016
Business Term: 1 Year
Publisher: Start Classics
ISBN: #9781609773519

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