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Of War and War's Alarms : Reflections on Modern Irish Writing (Hardcover) (Gerald Dawe)
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Of War and War's Alarms is a unique study of war and revolution and their impact on the writing lives of Irish poets and novelists from WWI and the Easter Rising through the War of Independence to the Spanish Civil War, WWII and the Northern "Troubles."These timely reflections on literature in wartime include such figures as W B Yeats, Thomas MacGreevy, Seamus Heaney along with Francis Ledwidge, Charles Donnelly and Padraic Fiacc, Benedict Kiely, William Trevor, John Hewitt and Christabel Bielenberg.Of War and War's Alarms is a fascinating narrative that builds upon Gerald Dawe's achievement in his original ground-breaking anthology of Irish war poems,Earth Voices Whispering.
Number of Pages: 194
Genre: Literary Criticism, History
Sub-Genre: Europe / Ireland
Publisher: Stylus Pub Llc
Author: Gerald Dawe
Street Date: November 16, 2015
Item Number (DPCI): 248-06-2952
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