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Author Watkins, Tony, 1964-

Title Dark matter : shedding light on Philip Pullman's trilogy His dark materials / Tony Watkins.

Imprint Downers Grove, Ill. : IVP Books, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    823.914 PULLMAN,P WAT    Available
Description 221 p. ; 21 cm.
Note Originally published: Southhampton : Damaris Publishing, 2004.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-221).
Contents The storyteller -- The once upon a time business -- Philip Pullman : places and people -- Storytelling and other stories -- His raw materials -- The world(s) of his dark materials -- The golden compass -- The subtle knife -- The amber spyglass -- Beyond the amber spyglass -- Shedding light on dark matter -- Dæmons and growing up -- Dust, sin and the fall -- Consciousness, wisdom and the second fall -- Truth, integrity and the alethiometer -- The magisterium and the authority -- The republic of heaven -- Once upon a time lasts forever -- Appendix: The science of his dark materials.
Subject Pullman, Philip, 1946- His dark materials.
Pullman, Philip, 1946- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Fantasy fiction, English -- History and criticism.
Young adult fiction, English -- History and criticism.
ISBN 083083379X (pbk. : alk. paper) : $15.00

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