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The Penguin Book of First World War Poetry

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The Penguin Book of First World War Poetry by Various
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May 11, 2007 | 400 Pages
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    May 11, 2007 | 400 Pages

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Table Of Contents

The Penguin Book of First World War PoetryIntroduction
Acknowledgements
A Note on the Text

Prelude

I. Your Country Needs You

‘Let the foul Scene proceed’
‘Who’s for the khaki suit’
In Training

2. Somewhere In France

In Trenches
Behind the Lines
Comrades of War

3. Action

Rendezvous with Death
Battle
Aftermath

4. Blighty

Going Back
The Other War
Lucky Blighters

5. Peace

Everyone Sang
The Dead and the Living
‘Have you forgotten yet?’

Coda

Notes
A Glossary of the Western Front
Biographies
Further Reading
Poem Acknowledgements
Index of Titles and First Lines

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