The Resource To the war poets, John Greening

To the war poets, John Greening

Label
To the war poets
Title
To the war poets
Statement of responsibility
John Greening
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In a sequence of verse letters, John Greening sends dispatches across the decades, looking back over the century since the outbreak of the First World War. He addresses the war poets directly, making connections yet always aware of distance, and explores "Englishness," but also-in his translations from Heym, Trakl, Stadler, and Stramm-provides an alternative perspective. From the discovery of the Sutton Hoo burial just before the start of the Second World War to the security forces' shut-down of Heathrow airport in 2006, the presence or threat o
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
821/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6057.R373
LC item number
T6 2013
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Oxford poets
Label
To the war poets, John Greening
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; About the Author; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Acknowledgements; Contents; War (Georg Heym); On the Eastern Front (Georg Trakl); Pleasure in Form (Ernst Stadler); In Despair (August Stramm); Langemark To August Stramm, Georg Trakl, Ernst Stadler, Georg Heym (Langemark); The Train; To Isaac Rosenberg (Dover); The Island A to Z; To Wilfrid Gibson (The Menin Gate); The Hope Valley Line; 11; To John McCrae ('Essex Farm', Yser Canal); To Robert Nichols (France); Feast Day, Melchbourne; To Edmund Blunden (Ypres); Reading John Clare on New Year's Eve; Causeway
  • To Laurence Binyon (Sanctuary Wood)So it Runs; In Trafalgar Square; To Siegfried Sassoon (Near Bapaume); Yeats Dances; Dropping Slow; Odyssey; To the Sun (After Akhenaten); To Rupert Brooke (Grantchester); Wadi Halfa; Colonial; To Rudyard Kipling (Tyne Cot); Africa; To Julian Grenfell (Sanctuary Wood); Hounslow; Heath Row; Cycle, with Cytologist; Middlesex; To One Who Was With Me (St Julien); To Edward Thomas (Agny); Hiraeth; Eglwys Llangwyfan; Home Office; To Vera Brittain (Louvencourt); Piano; Music Group; Elgar; New World (1937); American Music; Field; The Mounds at Sutton Hoo
  • Waldo Williams in PerryAldermaston; Summer (Ernst Stadler); Bugles (Georg Trakl); To Charles Sorley (Dunkerque); To Robert Graves (Dover); Grodek (Georg Trakl); Forge House; Kentish; Awre; Note on Akhenaten's
Control code
ocn866620479
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (86 pages .)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781906188184
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 2aa74d07-5fed-48b1-97d7-fa98928205f4
  • c999e0d7-b5c3-41a2-b491-c41c6f86ed9e
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35496794
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)866620479
  • pebcs1906188165

Library Locations

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