Item description for St. Thomas Aquinas: And The Preaching Beggars (Vision Books) by Milton Lomask & Brendan Larnen...
Dominican Fr. Brendan Larnen and children's author Milton Lomask present the latest in the Vision Books series of saints' lives for youth. The story of St. Thomas Aquinas is one full of moving and dramatic scenes: the flaming destruction of Monte Cassino Abbey, the reception into the Dominican order of the quiet, determined young Thomas, the breath-taking escape from the donjon tower, and the striking instances of the saint's eloquence and brilliance.
In this 26th volume of the acclaimed Vision Books series of saints lives, children from ages 9 to 15 will enjoy the exciting story of the man who wrote the masterful Summa Theologica, the advisor to popes who refused ecclesiastical honor, the simple friar who shook the medieval world with his intellect.
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Studio: Ignatius Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.02" Width: 5.38" Height: 0.55" Weight: 0.45 lbs.
Release Date Mar 1, 2005
Publisher Ignatius Press
Grade Level Multiple Grades
Series Vision Books
ISBN 1586170384 ISBN13 9781586170387