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The Making and the Unmaking of a Dullard (1909)
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Paperback, 296 pages
Published June 1st 2009 by Kessinger Publishing
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I really enjoyed this book. Fr Shield's personality comes through in this dialogue-based account of how he went from being a 'backward' and dull student to an eminent scholar and thinker. He makes a case for education from real things rather than from rote.