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War poetry

D. L. Jones

War poetry

an anthology

by D. L. Jones

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Pergamon Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry.,
  • War poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited with introd. & commentaries [by] D.L. Jones.
    SeriesThe Commonwealth and international library, Pergamon Oxford English series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1195.H5 J6 1968
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 142 p.
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5549607M
    LC Control Number67028670
    OCLC/WorldCa1967035

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This book is an excellent compilation of war poetry from many era. There is a new edition out this year but this one was 16 dollars cheaper so I went with this one.

Aside from a few page differences between the two editions this one is practically the same/5(27). Shapiro's collection V-Letter and Other Poems received the Pulitzer Prize in The Vietnam War () provoked a wave of anti-war poetry. InEarl E. Martin published his book of poems about the Vietnam War, entitled A Poet Goes to War.

Michael Casey (b) served as a military police officer in Vietnam. In “The Poetry of World War I,” Kendall has created a remarkable anthology. The introductory essay alone is worth the price of the book. The poems included have been selected with care and insight (and are annotated), and each poet receives a succinct introduction/5(21).

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Poetry of the Falklands War. “War Poems,” by African American sisters Ada Tess Peters (age 18) and Ethel Pauline Peters (age 17), is a War poetry book into their experience and perspective in southern West Virginia during World War I.

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One of the most famous of all war poems, ‘Dulce et Decorum Est’ (the title is a quotation from the Roman poet Horace, Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori or ‘it is sweet and fitting to die for one’s country’) was written in response to the jingoistic pro-war verses.

The Penguin Book of First World War Poetry. Unrivaled in its range and intensity, the poetry of World War I continues to have a powerful effect on readers. This newly edited anthology reflects the diverse experiences of those who lived through the war, bringing together the words of poets, soldiers, and civilians affected by the conflict/5.

The horror of the war and its aftermath altered the world for decades, and poets responded to the brutalities and losses in new ways. Just months before his death inEnglish poet Wilfred Owen famously wrote, “This book is not about heroes.

English Poetry is not yet fit to speak of them. A solid anthology of war poetry. Much of the book features poetry from the 20th century, when war related poetry became almost a distinct genre. Many of the expected poems, WWI associated poems, for example, are collected/5(13).

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The Penguin Book of First World War Poetry. This is the edition edited by George Walter. An earlier edition edited by Jon Silkin was vastly inferior. The book includes a wide range of poetry reflecting a wide range of experiences and attitudes to the war. Sad Poetry about War.

Almost as long as there has been life, war has been a part of it. Mankind continues to wage war even though the consequences often breed nothing but misery. However, when a person is called to defend his or her country, or protect other defenseless people, it is his duty to fight.

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War Poems - Poems For War - Poem Hunter. Song-Books Of The War Siegfried Sassoon At The War Office, London. Thomas Hardy War Charles Wagner The Holy War Rudyard Kipling War Song. A book like this leaves you with not only an understanding of how humanity has perceived war, but also of the evolution of poetry, which is essentially the "spontaneous overflow of emotions".

This idea is A sweeping review of humanity's experience with war/5. War has long figured as a theme in poetry—after all, some of the world's oldest surviving poems are about great armies and heroic battles. But while Homer may have idealized his combatants and revered their triumphant, incessant fighting, the treatment of war in poetry.

Top 10 war poems This week marks a century since the outbreak of the first world war. Chosen from 1, years of English writing about war, The top 10 books Author: Jon Stallworthy.

Ever since Homer, or the book of Judges, war poems have been written to tell us what happened, to whom, why. Richard Marius's fine selection, with his introduction to it, opens today's reader to the Civil War's horror, pathos, loss, and the emotions which are easy to forget, or worse still, to romanticize.5/5(3).

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War poetry: This is a collection of poems about war and soldier poems written in combat. Find First World War poems and videos, poetry from nine wars and Vietnam War Songs. War is the common denominator of civilizations.

More than history books are able to do, war poetry captures the essence of wars and transmits emotional legacies to.The New Oxford Book of War Poetry. Second Edition. Edited by Jon Stallworthy Oxford Books of Prose & Verse. New edition of a classic and celebrated anthology of war poetry; Includes poems from ancient times to the present day; New to this Edition: Offers an updated selection of poems; Provides coverage of more recent wars.Poems from and about the American involvement in Vietnam.

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By the time United States troops withdrew from Vietnam inthe Vietnam War had become one of the longest, most.