Audio Other(Other - Unabridged 2 Tapes, Approximately 2 hour)



The selection of poems, both familiar and less so, provides an illuminating context both for the bitter denunciation of Wilfred Owen's Dulce et Decorum Est and for Katherine Tynan's portrayal of the First World War as necessary, just and Christian, while other poems consider the devastating impact of war on those friends, family and loved ones who remain behind.The collection also includes works by Anne Finch, Louisa Costello, Byron, Tennyson, Kipling, Hardy, Graves, Sassoon, Brooke, Jessie Pope, May Wedderburn Cannan, Walt Whitman, Henry Reed, Adrian Mitchell and Roger McGough among many others.

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ISBN-13: 9780001053397
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 09/01/1999
Edition description: Unabridged 2 Tapes, Approximately 2 hour
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

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