July 20, 2001
Holy War in the Shadowlands
A new book revives old allegations and the struggle for the intellectual legacy of C.S. Lewis
Kathryn Lindskoog always wanted to be a detective when she grew up.
And that dream has, in its own way, come true. An independent scholar living in Orange, Calif., Ms. Lindskoog has for many years been gathering evidence of what she believes to be a truly diabolical literary crime. Her book Sleuthing C.S. Lewis: More Light in the Shadowlands (Mercer University Press, August) contends that several literary and theological works attributed to the British author are, in fact, the product