Books tagged: war poetry

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Enchantments in a Persian Garden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a poetic journey about strife, pain, love and peace. Verses about the harshness of life, frustrations, grief and yet survival and hope. The poems touch turmoil, the mundane and the mystical. There is war and peace, fear and love, self-deceit and humility, and a quest for surrender.
Women at War: Stories & Poems
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Desert Storm war veteran Linda Maye Adams shows the diversity of what war is like for the women who deploy in this collection of short stories and poetry. The stories run from "First Night," and "Between Black and White," because war seldom ends when the war does. The poems include "A Woman Goes to War" and "The Lonely Sounds of War."
Zapisano metkom
Price: Free! Words: 8,450. Language: Croatian. Published: February 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
Zapisano metkom predstavlja poetski derivat Blockbustera, općeg mjesta domaće (anti)ratne proze, svojevrsni sukus, onaj najjači alkemijski sublimat najboljeg, meritum stvari, svega onoga što rat jest, a što se ne vidi, ne osjeća ni ne doživljava. Ovo je snažan, uvjerljiv i jasan dokaz da moramo konačno odustati od velikih priča povijesti i shvatiti da svaka promjena počinje od pojedinca.
Song of Songs
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
A Shakespearean narrative poem of the soul's struggles for union with its beloved. A tale of war, torment, inner peace and joy.
The Fringe Poetry Festival Three
Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015 by SeaQuake Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
'The Fringe, Poetry Festival Three' is a pamphlet of poetry from poets based in the North West of England. It is distributed in pubs, cafes, libraries, shops, buses and trains. In fact, anywhere the public may have time to read some interesting pieces of writing. The idea behind the initiative is to bring poetry to a wider audience.
Georgian Poetry
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,760. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
* A compilation of the Georgian Poetry anthologies published by Edward Marsh from 1911-22. * Edited and with a new introduction by Keith Hale *The Georgians in their day were acclaimed as bold, fresh, and realistic in their use of language. D.H. Lawrence said the first collection was “like a big breath taken when we are waking up after a night of oppressive dreams."
If You're a Poet, We Want to Know it! Volume 2
Price: Free! Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
To commemorate the centenary of World War I, Kāpiti Coast District Libraries’ second annual poetry contest – If You’re a Poet We Want to Know It – welcomed poets of all ages to submit poems with the theme of “War & Peace”. Included in this anthology is every submission the library received, a total of 85 poems, in each of three age groups: Children (6–12), Teens (13–18) and Adults (19+).
Selected Poems of Krzysztof Kamil Baczynski Translated by Christopher Patkowski
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Eastern European Poetry
Krzysztof Kamil Baczynski was born on January 22, 1921, and died in the Warsaw Uprising on August 4, 1944. His father was a literary critic, and his mother was an author of books and textbooks for teenagers. He graduated from lyceum in June of 1939. His further education was disrupted by the war. His first poems were written in 1936. He had written over 400 poems.
Herman Melville’s Battle-Pieces Annotated by Lisa Shea
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,120. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Nonfiction » History » North America
While Herman Melville is best known for his epic novel Moby-Dick, in 1861 the American Civil War began. Melville had years of experience sailing on whaling ships and immediately went to enlist in the Navy. He was chagrined when he was turned down for health reasons. He would be forced to sit out this important war. So, instead, he turned to recording his thoughts on it in poetry.
Collected Poems and Letters from America with Photographs and a New Introduction
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,570. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
This volume begins with a new introduction by Keith Hale tying Brooke's early poems to his Rugby romantic friendships and discussing Brooke's sexuality in some detail. The Collected Poems and Letters from America are then presented in their entirety together with the original introduction to the letters by Henry James.