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The Oxford book of war poetry

The Oxford book of war poetry

Stallworthy, Jon

Reflecting the feelings of poets as diverse as Virgil, Daniel Defoe and Emily Dickinson, and spanning centuries of human experience from Homer's 'Iliad' to the present day, the 250 poems in this collection illustrate the shift in social awareness from the celebratory war-song to modern reflections

Paperback, Book. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008
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Statement of responsibility: chosen and edited by Jon Stallworthy
ISBN: 0199554536, 9780199554539
Note: Originally published: 1984.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: xxxi, 358 p. ; 20 cm.
Subject: War poetry.
Alternative Title: Book of war poetry