The Penguin Book of First World War Poetry  -     By: George Walter
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The Penguin Book of First World War Poetry

Penguin Books / 2007 / Paperback

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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. Here are famous verses by Rupert Brooke, Siegfried Sassoon, and Wlfred Owen; poetry by women writing from the home front; and the anonymous lyrics of soldier's songs. Arranged thematically, the selections take the reader through the war's stages, from conscription to its aftermath, and offer a blend of voices that is both unique and profoundly moving.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 400
Vendor: Penguin Books
Publication Date: 2007
Dimensions: 7.75 X 5.06 (inches)
ISBN: 0141181907
ISBN-13: 9780141181905
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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. Here are famous verses by Rupert Brooke, Siegfried Sassoon, and Wilfred Owen; poetry by women writing from the home front; and the anonymous lyrics of soldiers? songs. Arranged thematically, the selections take the reader through the war?s stages, from conscription to its aftermath, and offer a blend of voices that is both unique and profoundly moving.

Author Bio

George Walter is a lecturer in English at Sussex University and the editor of multiple volumes of Ivor Gurney's poetry. George Walter is a lecturer in English at Sussex University and the editor of multiple volumes of Ivor Gurney’s poetry.

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