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Poems of the war.

George H. Boker

Poems of the war.

by George H. Boker

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesThe Romantic tradition in American literature
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS1105 .P6 1972
      The Physical Object
      Pagination202 p.
      Number of Pages202
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5285937M
      ISBN 100405046235
      LC Control Number72004949

      Tekonwatonti/Molly Brant (): poems of war User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Written mostly by white males, the history of Native Americans is peopled by warriors and chiefs. Though women have been ignored and trivialized, they have played an important role in the culture and Read full review.   Politics and war have inspired writers, poets, and playwrights since humankind began telling stories. Whether to honor those who have died in battle or to mourn the senseless destruction such conflict causes, these 10 poems about war and remembrance are classics.

      War Poems. likes. War Poems: Over There is a gut-punching journey into the soul of a ers: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 99 pages ; 21 cm: Contents: Introduction. --'Poetry of World War 1' by Robert GravesIn Over the Brazier - Mostly On Finding Myself a Soldier ; The Shadow of Death ; A Renascence ; The Morning Before the Battle ; Limbo ; The Trenches ; The First Funeral ; The Adventure ; I Hate the Moon ; Big .

      The modern war poems found on this website are mainly by men and women with first hand experience in wars of the late twentieth and early twenty-first century. They include poems of the wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, Kosovo, Falklands, Vietnam, Africa and the Israel/Palestine conflict. Some of these poems may be found in the Remembrance section of. A Deep Cry: First World War Soldier-poets Killed in France and Flanders. by Anne Powell. Arranged by dates of death, this anthology gives the short life-and-death stories of 66 British poets killed in northern France and Belgium, including an account of the battle in which each died, with extracts from their poems, letters and diaries.


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Poems in this edition, originally titled In Flanders Field: Poetry of the First World War, are arranged in a thematic chronologyapproximately: wars start, recruitment, and training (Your Country Needs You), life in the trenches (Somewhere in France), battle, wounds and recovery (Action), military leave and the home front (Blighty), wars end and /5.

From poems written in the trenches to elegies for the dead, these poems commemorate the Great War. Roughly 10 million soldiers lost their lives in World War I, along with seven million civilians.

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