The Resource Longman's charity : a novel about landscape and childhood, sanity and abuse, truth and redemption, P.H. Brazier., (ebook)

Longman's charity : a novel about landscape and childhood, sanity and abuse, truth and redemption, P.H. Brazier., (ebook)

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Longman's charity : a novel about landscape and childhood, sanity and abuse, truth and redemption
Title
Longman's charity
Title remainder
a novel about landscape and childhood, sanity and abuse, truth and redemption
Statement of responsibility
P.H. Brazier.
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Language
eng
Summary
Damaged by an attempted abortion, preyed upon by the violence of his parents' marriage, abused from the age of seven, and shut away in a mental hospital at thirteen, Paul Broadley never ceases to love the landscape he grows up in, which acts as a precursor to his salvation. But there is a serpent in that garden bent on willfully corrupting people--and yet redemption is strewn widely for those able to respond. Longman's Charity is a novel and theological parable about landscape and childhood, sanity and abuse, truth and redemption. Stigmatized and avoided by his peers, Paul suffers deep psychological trauma as he represses memories of abuse, yet there is a passionate joy in his love of the natural world: the hills, the vale, the glorious fecundity of God's creation. When he climbs out of that vale onto Bredon Hill for the first time, he is struck by the realization of the beauty and the joy of God's creation, but also of the evil that infects it. Longman's Charity is an illustration of the Book of the Psalms and the existence portrayed by the psalm writers: as he grows up, redemption comes through realizing the Truth in Christ
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Brazier, Paul
Dewey number
813/.6
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Children
  • Electronic books
  • England
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Child abuse
  • Family violence
  • Pyschiatric hospital patients
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adult
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Longman's charity : a novel about landscape and childhood, sanity and abuse, truth and redemption, P.H. Brazier., (ebook)
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781630874391
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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MWT12316521
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remote
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MWT12316521
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Longman's charity : a novel about landscape and childhood, sanity and abuse, truth and redemption, P.H. Brazier., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781630874391
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12316521
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12316521
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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