First letter home and other poems.

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Festival Publications, Queen"s University of Belfast , Belfast
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This new edition of poems draws from poems published during and shortly after the First World War by Siegfried Sassoon. Also included are several early poems showing his early naïve ignorance of the terrible reality of war, prior to the death of his brother in and his experiences at the front, and later Sassoon's A Soldier's Declaration, which marks his break with the military : Siegfried Sassoon.

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Red Translucent Vinyl, a 12" by 12" book with liner notes by Ann Charters, and 8x10" photo of Allen Ginsberg, a replica postcard of the original Howl reading invitation, and a copy of the book. In Persons, Places and Things by Shapiro was awarded Poetry Magazine's highest prize.

Later poems have appeared in Harpers. The New Republic, and other leading periodicals. The present volume is the collection of his verse written while on active duty in the South Pacific. The lack of intellectual affectation makes these poems a pleasure to read. Shapiro is not writing war poems, but.

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