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Brief Lives of 25 Poets of the First World War

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The First World War and its Poets
Rupert Brooke  - A short introduction  
Wilfred Owen
- An introduction to his life and war experience
Edward Thomas
- a glimpse

NEW 2013  Lives of seven German Jewish poets of the First World War

Vera Brittain

Rupert Brooke

Eleanor Farjeon

Gilbert Frankau

Robert Graves

Julian Grenfell

Ivor Gurney

Thomas Hardy

Rudyard Kipling

John McCrae

Henry Newbolt

Robert Nichols

Wilfred Owen


(Note: the links to Wilfred Owen in the left column go to much more detailed accounts of his life and war experience.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Oxenham 

Jessie Pope

Herbert Read

Isaac Rosenberg

Siegfried Sassoon

Owen Seaman

Alan Seeger

Charles Sorley

Muriel Stuart

Edward Thomas

Katharine Tynan

A G West

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