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The Spiral Staircase

My Climb Out of Darkness

The Spiral Staircase( )
Author: Armstrong, Karen
ISBN:978-0-375-41318-6
Publication Date:Mar 2004
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Knopf
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $24.00
Book Description:

Karen Armstrong begins this spellbinding story of her spiritual journey with her departure in 1969 from the Roman Catholic convent she had entered seven years before—hoping, but ultimately failing, to find God. She knew almost nothing of the changed world to which she was returning, and she was tormented by panic attacks and inexplicable seizures. Armstrong’s struggle against despair was further fueled by a string of discouragements—failed spirituality, doctorate,...
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Book Details
Pages:336
Detailed Subjects: Religion / Christianity / Catholic
Biography & Autobiography / Women
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.93 x 8.65 x 1.23 Inches
Book Weight:1.184 Pounds
Author Biography
Armstrong, Karen (Author)
Karen Armstrong is one of the foremost commentators on religious affairs in both Britain and the United States. She spent seven years as a Roman Catholic nun and received a degree at Oxford University.

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