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poetry of war, 1939-45

poetry of war, 1939-45

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Published by A. Ross in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American poetry -- 20th century,
  • English poetry -- 20th century,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p.173

    Statementedited by Ian Hamilton.
    ContributionsHamilton, Ian, 1935-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 173 p., [19] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18388861M

    English literature - English literature - The Romantic period: As a term to cover the most distinctive writers who flourished in the last years of the 18th century and the first decades of the 19th, “Romantic” is indispensable but also a little misleading: there was no self-styled “Romantic movement” at the time, and the great writers of the period did not call themselves Romantics.   The German War: A Nation Under Arms, by Nicholas Stargardt review – a superb study This vivid history of everyday life captures the Author: Nikolaus Wachsmann.

      Dover at War, by Roy S. Humphreys, , available at Book Depository with free delivery : Roy S. Humphreys. Angus Lindsay Ritchie Calder (5 February – 5 June ) was a Scottish writer, historian, and poet. Initially studying English literature, he became increasingly interested in political history and wrote a landmark study on Britain during the Second World War in entitled The People's subsequently wrote several other historical works but became increasingly interested in Alma mater: King's College, Cambridge, University of .

    South Shields at War by Craig Armstrong, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Oxford Experience is a residential summer programme providing one-week courses in a variety of subjects aimed at offers a choice of seminars each week over a period of six weeks. During World War II the British Broadcasting Corporation played a truly vital role, purveying truth and offering hope to Britain, its Empire and the millions subjugated to Nazi rule.


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Genre/Form: Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hamilton, Ian, Poetry of war, [London] A. Ross, (OCoLC) The poetry of World War II has often been dismissed as inferior to that of World War I. This book shows how wrong that assessment is. The Terrible Rain, a companion volume to Brian Gardners anthology of the poetry of World War I, Up the Line to Death, has established itself as a classic collection of poetry of World War the outbreak of war, through the Blitz, to/5.

Demetz's book is an incredible story of what it was like to be there during the years of German occupation in the City of Spires. The author talks about his own experiences during occupation, his time in a small labor camp, the fate of several other Czech authors and poets, his friends and family, and at times the book elicits some truly /5.

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Uploaded by stationcebu on J SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: A dramatic account of life in Czechoslovakia's great capital during the Nazi Protectorate. With this successor book to Prague in Black and Gold, his account of more than a thousand years of Central European history, the great scholar Peter Demetz focuses on just six short years—a tormented, tragic, and unforgettable was living in Prague then—a "first-degree half-Jew," according to /5(10).

In the global, ‘total war’ ofthat saw the holocaust, the blitz and Hiroshima, virtually no poet was untouched by the experience of war. The same was true for the. Buy The Terrible Rain: The War Poets, (A Methuen Paperback) New edition by Gardner, Brian (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on 5/5(2). Buy Imagination at War: British Fiction and Poetry, British Fiction and Poetry, Main Market by Piette, Adam (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Adam Piette. The Terrible Rain: War Poets, by Brian Gardner starting at $ The Terrible Rain: War Poets, has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. Poets of the war --First world war --Brooke, Sassoon, Owen --Between the wars --Second world war --A new type of war --A moral problem.

Series Title: Bibliographical series of supplements to British book news on writers and their work, no. A dramatic account of life in Czechoslovakia's great capital during the Nazi Protectorate. With this successor book to Prague in Black and Gold, his account of more than a thousand years of Central European history, the great scholar Peter Demetz focuses on just six short years—a tormented, tragic, and unforgettable was living in Prague then—a "first-degree half-Jew," according to.

Australia's War will be invaluable to tertiary students and of enormous interest to the reader concerned with the social, political and military history of Australia. A companion volume on the First World War is also available. English literature - English literature - The literature of World War II (–45): The outbreak of war inas inbrought to an end an era of great intellectual and creative exuberance.

Individuals were dispersed; the rationing of paper affected the production of magazines and books; and the poem and the short story, convenient forms for men under arms, became the favoured means.

The poetry of World War II has often been dismissed as inferior to that of World War I. This book shows how wrong that assessment is. "The Terrible Rain," a companion volume to Brian Gardner's anthology of the poetry of World War I, " Up the Line to Death," has established itself as a classic collection of poetry of World War II.

A dramatic account of life in Czechoslovakia's great capital during the Nazi Protectorate. With this successor book to Prague in Black and Gold, his account of more than a thousand years of history in the great Central European capital, Peter Demetz focuses on the six years that Prague was under German occupation in World War II: from the bitter morning of Mawhen Hitler Brand: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Ullrich is in no doubt that the moment that the war turned was the autumn ofwhen the Wehrmacht, despite incredible successes, failed to destroy the Soviet fighting machine. After that it was all a matter of time and attrition as the Soviet Union regrouped and the Allies (shortly to include the US) planned their re-entry into Europe.4/5(4).

A dramatic account of life in Czechoslovakia's great capital during the Nazi Protectorate With this successor book to Prague in Black and Gold, his account of more than a thousand years of Central European history, the great scholar Peter Demetz focuses on just six short years--a tormented, tragic, and unforgettable was living in Prague then--a "first-degree half-Jew," according to the.

It was a war that witnessed remarkable bravery: American GI's storming the beaches of Normandy, British pilots battling Hitler's Luftwaffe over the skis of Britain Notes The text is printed very close to the gutter on pa61,65 and ; minor cropping of the text may have : The Oxford Book of War Poetry has been on active service for thirty years, one hundredth part of the history of warfare to which poets have borne witness.

At no point in that history did man’s inhumanity to man generate more eloquent testimony from more poets than in the two world wars of the last century, the Second no less than the First. The main parts of the book are as follows1) Early Days - a brief look at the history of 1 Squadron up to ) The First Team - pilot profiles3) The Phoney War - Blitzkrieg - The Withdrawal from France 4) The Battle of Britain5) Sweeps and Circuses in ) Night Intruders7) The Typhoon - combat with Fw Jabos and Ramrods8) The Spitfire9.

The book is a collection of essays on Czech literary and other topics. These are interspersed with autobiographic segments describing the author's and his parent's life in Brno, Prague, Berlin and the Sudetenland in the s and 's/5.Peter Hart's Military History.

likes. This is a page run by Peter Hart and Gary Bain to promote their podcast. Peter Hart's Military History. Please subscribe - after all it's free!5/5.The nature of the war was such, however, that it affected civilians and soldiers, and women as well as men, in equal measure.

No poet of the time remained untouched by its events. Suggested Reading. Poetry of the Second World War, edited by Desmond Graham (Chatto and Windus, ) The Poetry of Waredited by Ian Hamilton (Ross, ).