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ix, 334 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
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PN56 .T76 W47 2013 Unknown
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v, 229 pages : maps ; 26 cm
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PN56 .T76 T46 2013 Available
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vi, 241 p. : maps ; 23 cm.
This survey of selected works, designed for both students and general readers with an interest in the Trojan war, Greek mythology and the ancient tradition of Troy stories, provides a background that should help readers to recognize and appreciate the ancient, unbroken and continually recreated tradition. The first chapter explores the historical and archaeological background of the Mycenaean Bronze Age and the city of Troy. Next comes an overview of ancient Greek poetry and the Troy Cycle. Subsequent chapters deal with selected Troy stories from Homer through to the 20th century. The final chapter surveys the rich variety of Troy-related materials available, including novels, plays, games, films and Internet sites.
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This survey of selected works, designed for both students and general readers with an interest in the Trojan war, Greek mythology and the ancient tradition of Troy stories, provides a background that should help readers to recognize and appreciate the ancient, unbroken and continually recreated tradition. The first chapter explores the historical and archaeological background of the Mycenaean Bronze Age and the city of Troy. Next comes an overview of ancient Greek poetry and the Troy Cycle. Subsequent chapters deal with selected Troy stories from Homer through to the 20th century. The final chapter surveys the rich variety of Troy-related materials available, including novels, plays, games, films and Internet sites.
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PN56 .T76 T46 2004 Unknown
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xix, 234 p. ; 24 cm.
  • War poetry in Britain / Adam Piette
  • British fiction of the war / Rod Mengham
  • War poetry in the USA / Margot Norris
  • The American war novel / James Dawes
  • War journalism in English / Leo Mellor
  • The French war / Debarati Sanyal
  • The German war / Dagmar Barnouw
  • The Soviet war / Katharine Hodgson
  • The Italian war / Robert S.C. Gordon
  • The Japanese war / Reiko Tachibana
  • War writing in Australia, Canada, and New Zealand / Donna Coates
  • Women writers and the war / Gill Plain
  • Life writing and the Holocaust / Phyllis Lassner
  • Theories of trauma / Lyndsey Stonebridge
  • The war in contemporary fiction / Petra Rau.
The literature of World War II has emerged as an accomplished, moving, and challenging body of work, produced by writers as different as Norman Mailer and Virginia Woolf, Primo Levi and Ernest Hemingway, Jean-Paul Sartre and W. H. Auden. This Companion provides a comprehensive overview of the international literatures of the war: both those works that recorded or reflected experiences of the war as it happened, and those that tried to make sense of it afterwards. It surveys the writing produced in the major combatant nations (Britain and the Commonwealth, the USA, Japan, Germany, France, Italy, and the USSR), and explores its common themes. With its chronology and guide to further reading, it will be an invaluable source of information and inspiration for students and scholars of modern literature and war studies.
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  • War poetry in Britain / Adam Piette
  • British fiction of the war / Rod Mengham
  • War poetry in the USA / Margot Norris
  • The American war novel / James Dawes
  • War journalism in English / Leo Mellor
  • The French war / Debarati Sanyal
  • The German war / Dagmar Barnouw
  • The Soviet war / Katharine Hodgson
  • The Italian war / Robert S.C. Gordon
  • The Japanese war / Reiko Tachibana
  • War writing in Australia, Canada, and New Zealand / Donna Coates
  • Women writers and the war / Gill Plain
  • Life writing and the Holocaust / Phyllis Lassner
  • Theories of trauma / Lyndsey Stonebridge
  • The war in contemporary fiction / Petra Rau.
The literature of World War II has emerged as an accomplished, moving, and challenging body of work, produced by writers as different as Norman Mailer and Virginia Woolf, Primo Levi and Ernest Hemingway, Jean-Paul Sartre and W. H. Auden. This Companion provides a comprehensive overview of the international literatures of the war: both those works that recorded or reflected experiences of the war as it happened, and those that tried to make sense of it afterwards. It surveys the writing produced in the major combatant nations (Britain and the Commonwealth, the USA, Japan, Germany, France, Italy, and the USSR), and explores its common themes. With its chronology and guide to further reading, it will be an invaluable source of information and inspiration for students and scholars of modern literature and war studies.
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dx.doi.org Cambridge Collections Online
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PR478 .W67 C36 2009 Unknown
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xlii, 240 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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PR9362.6 .W3 R53 2004 Unknown
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xiii p., 2 l., 820 p. 24 cm.
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940.93 .L825 Available
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xiii, 262 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
'Literature and the Great War' offers a fresh, challenging interpretation of the literature of the period, reappraising the settled assumptions through which war writing has come to be read in recent years.
'Literature and the Great War' offers a fresh, challenging interpretation of the literature of the period, reappraising the settled assumptions through which war writing has come to be read in recent years.
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PR408 .W37 S74 2013 Unknown
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vii, 216 p. ; 22 cm.
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PR478 .W65 S65 2012 Unknown
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xix, 296 p. : map ; 24 cm.
  • The things they carried
  • Chain of command
  • Terms of engagement
  • Enemy lines
  • Land of my fathers
  • In God we trust
  • Man down
  • No hostages
  • The death of Hektor
  • Everlasting glory.
  • The things they carried
  • Chain of command
  • Terms of engagement
  • Enemy lines
  • Land of my fathers
  • In God we trust
  • Man down
  • No hostages
  • The death of Hektor
  • Everlasting glory.
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PA4037 .A5955 2009 Unknown
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283 p.
Euripides' "Hecuba" is a drama dominated by by the terrible vengeance which Hecuba takes on the faithless Polymestor after the fall of Troy. This study sets out to re-evaluate this important, yet often maligned, Euripides play.
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Euripides' "Hecuba" is a drama dominated by by the terrible vengeance which Hecuba takes on the faithless Polymestor after the fall of Troy. This study sets out to re-evaluate this important, yet often maligned, Euripides play.
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PA3973.H3 M67 1995 Unknown

11. The First World War [1990]

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xi, 212 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
The Great War was the first in British history to involve virtually the entire population of Britain. A vast quantity of poems, fiction, essays, speeches, letters, memoirs and other written material was produced during 1914 and 1918 and Dominic Hibberd chooses both famous passages and excerpts which have never before been reprinted from both the imaginative poetry and prose of the period and documents such as newspapers and politicians' speeches. The linking commentary illuminates the very close relationship between the literature and history of this time, which is further highlighted by the chronological table plates section and further reading sections.
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The Great War was the first in British history to involve virtually the entire population of Britain. A vast quantity of poems, fiction, essays, speeches, letters, memoirs and other written material was produced during 1914 and 1918 and Dominic Hibberd chooses both famous passages and excerpts which have never before been reprinted from both the imaginative poetry and prose of the period and documents such as newspapers and politicians' speeches. The linking commentary illuminates the very close relationship between the literature and history of this time, which is further highlighted by the chronological table plates section and further reading sections.
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PR1148 .F57 Unknown

12. A fable [1989]

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262 p. ; 24 cm.
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PS3511.A86 F334 1989 Unknown
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xx, 332 p. ; 24 cm.
An anthology of wartime and post-literary memorabilia, telling the story of the time from the outbreak of hostilities in 1939 until the Festival of Britain in 1951 which signalled the end of austerity. Many of the pieces are by little-known writers, some of whom were killed in action.
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An anthology of wartime and post-literary memorabilia, telling the story of the time from the outbreak of hostilities in 1939 until the Festival of Britain in 1951 which signalled the end of austerity. Many of the pieces are by little-known writers, some of whom were killed in action.
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PR1111 .W37 W37 1989 Unknown
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vii, 157 p. ; 24 cm.
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PA4037 .J58 1988 Available
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406 p. : ill., ports. ; 25 cm.
This anthology looks at a broad, international cross-section of literary talent cut short by the 1914-18 War and is published to coincide with the Armistice Festival on the 70th anniversary of the end of World War I. The writers include both the familiar names of Rupert Brooke, Wilfred Owen, Saki, Edward Thomas, Apollinaire and Alain-Fournier and some who are receiving English translation for the first time such as Hungarian Geza Gyoni and Czech Frantisek Gellner or the German Alfred Sack. In all, some 70 writers from just about all the combatant nations are represented. Extracts from their work are cited with introductory essays and biographical and bibliographical details, while an appendix lists some 800 writers who are known to have been killed during the war. Tim Cross is responsible for mounting the Armistice Festival, the first international artistic commemoration of the fallen of World War I.
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This anthology looks at a broad, international cross-section of literary talent cut short by the 1914-18 War and is published to coincide with the Armistice Festival on the 70th anniversary of the end of World War I. The writers include both the familiar names of Rupert Brooke, Wilfred Owen, Saki, Edward Thomas, Apollinaire and Alain-Fournier and some who are receiving English translation for the first time such as Hungarian Geza Gyoni and Czech Frantisek Gellner or the German Alfred Sack. In all, some 70 writers from just about all the combatant nations are represented. Extracts from their work are cited with introductory essays and biographical and bibliographical details, while an appendix lists some 800 writers who are known to have been killed during the war. Tim Cross is responsible for mounting the Armistice Festival, the first international artistic commemoration of the fallen of World War I.
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PN56.W3 L67 1988 Unknown
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PN56.W3 L67 1988 Available
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x, 341 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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PA4037 .E39 1987 Unknown
PA4037 .E39 1987 Unknown
PA4037 .E39 1987 Unknown
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PA4037 .E39 1987 Unknown
PA4037 .E39 1987 Unknown
Book
70 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
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N7760 .W48 Unknown
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xii, 122 p. ; 24 cm.
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PS3511.A86 F333 1983 Unknown
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144 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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PR601 .L6 Unknown
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180 p. 22 cm.
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PS15 .S8 V.20 Unknown

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