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The Oxford Handbook of British and Irish War Poetry (Paperback)

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Thirty-seven chapters, written by leading literary critics from across the world, describe the latest thinking about twentieth-century war poetry. The book maps both the uniqueness of each war and the continuities between poets of different wars, while the interconnections between the literatures of war and peacetime, and between combatant and civilian poets, are fully considered. The focus is on Britain and Ireland, but links are drawn with the poetry of the United States and continental Europe.
The Oxford Handbook feeds a growing interest in war poetry and offers, in toto, a definitive survey of the terrain. It is intended for a broad audience, made up of specialists and also graduates and undergraduates, and is an essential resource for both scholars of particular poets and for those interested in wider debates about modern poetry. This scholarly and readable assessment of the field will provide an important point of reference for decades to come.

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Publisher Oxford Univ Pr
Mfg Part# 9780199559602
SKU 209153821
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0199559600
Release Date 6/11/2013
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0800
Publisher Oxford University Press, USA
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