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The Great Poets: The War Poetry of Wilfred Owen

Narrated by: Anton Lesser
Length: 1 hr and 19 mins
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No poet is more closely identified with the First World War than Wilfred Owen. His striking body of work, grim to the point of brutality yet, at the same time, majestic and awe-inspiring, defines the war for us. It is in each of these famous poems that Owen reflects on the four terrible months that he lived through; he conveys the experience of war, the death, the destruction and the filth, through a unique poetic language and a bold artistic vision.

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Public Domain (P)2013 Naxos AudioBooks

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Tragic

Read alongside any history of the First World War to understand the true impact on the thousands of young human lives it destroyed.

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