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Dismantling glory : twentieth-century soldier poetry, Lorrie Goldensohn

Label
Dismantling glory : twentieth-century soldier poetry
Title
Dismantling glory
Title remainder
twentieth-century soldier poetry
Statement of responsibility
Lorrie Goldensohn
Title variation
  • Twentieth-century soldier poetry
  • 20th century soldier poetry
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Goldensohn, Lorrie
Dewey number
821.91
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Soldier's writings, American
  • War and literature
  • War poetry, American
  • English poetry
  • American poetry
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • War poetry, English
  • World War, 1939 - 1945
  • Soldiers' writings, English
Label
Dismantling glory : twentieth-century soldier poetry, Lorrie Goldensohn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [345]-354) and index
Contents
  • Preface: A Preliminary -- 1. The Dignities of Danger -- Dismantling Glory -- Far with the Brave We Have Ridden -- The Burdens of Heroic Masculinity -- The Boundaries of War -- "Half in love with the horrors which we cried out against" -- The Troubled Stream -- 2. Wilfred Owen's "Long-famous glories, immemorial shames" -- Introduction: The Fellowship of Death -- "One must see and feel" -- "The pity of War" -- 3. W. H. Auden: "The great struggle of our time" -- England's Auden -- Where the War Poets Were -- 4. Keith Douglas: Inside the Whale -- "Simplify me when I'm dead" -- "The glorious bran rub" -- "Bete Noire" -- 5. Randall Jarrell's War -- The Particulars of the Poem -- "He learns to fight for freedom and the State" -- A Poetic and Semifeminine Mind -- "Men wash their hands, in blood, as best they can" -- "A fresh visionary tension" -- 6. American Poets of the Vietnam War -- "Cry for us all, for learning our lessons well" -- Winning Hearts and Minds -- Carrying the Darkness
  • Beautiful Wreckage -- "Brothers in the Nam" -- Men and Women and Women -- Raids on Homer
Control code
000024604689
Dimensions
25cm.
Extent
xiv, 372 p.
Isbn
9780231119399
Other physical details
ill.,
Label
Dismantling glory : twentieth-century soldier poetry, Lorrie Goldensohn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [345]-354) and index
Contents
  • Preface: A Preliminary -- 1. The Dignities of Danger -- Dismantling Glory -- Far with the Brave We Have Ridden -- The Burdens of Heroic Masculinity -- The Boundaries of War -- "Half in love with the horrors which we cried out against" -- The Troubled Stream -- 2. Wilfred Owen's "Long-famous glories, immemorial shames" -- Introduction: The Fellowship of Death -- "One must see and feel" -- "The pity of War" -- 3. W. H. Auden: "The great struggle of our time" -- England's Auden -- Where the War Poets Were -- 4. Keith Douglas: Inside the Whale -- "Simplify me when I'm dead" -- "The glorious bran rub" -- "Bete Noire" -- 5. Randall Jarrell's War -- The Particulars of the Poem -- "He learns to fight for freedom and the State" -- A Poetic and Semifeminine Mind -- "Men wash their hands, in blood, as best they can" -- "A fresh visionary tension" -- 6. American Poets of the Vietnam War -- "Cry for us all, for learning our lessons well" -- Winning Hearts and Minds -- Carrying the Darkness
  • Beautiful Wreckage -- "Brothers in the Nam" -- Men and Women and Women -- Raids on Homer
Control code
000024604689
Dimensions
25cm.
Extent
xiv, 372 p.
Isbn
9780231119399
Other physical details
ill.,

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