The Penguin Book of First World War Poetry

The Penguin Book of First World War Poetry

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A selection of poetry written during World War I. In the introduction Jon Silkin traces the changing mood of the poets - from patriotism through anger and compassion to an active desire for social change. The book includes work by Sassoon, Owen, Blunden, Rosenberg, Hardy and Lawrence.
Publisher: London : Penguin, c1996
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9780141180090
Branch Call Number: 808.8193 PEN
Characteristics: 301 p
Additional Contributors: Silkin, Jon
Alternative Title: First World War poetry


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