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The poet"s homecoming

by George MacDonald

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Published by Bethany House Publishers in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England)
    • Subjects:
    • London (England) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGeorge MacDonald ; Michael R. Phillips, editor.
      ContributionsPhillips, Michael R., 1946-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR4967 .H6 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination187 p. ;
      Number of Pages187
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1849063M
      ISBN 101556611358
      LC Control Number90000421

      The U.S. Poet Laureate from –, Louise Glück is often considered one of the premier poets of our time. Her most recent book of poetry Faithful and Virtuous Night won the National Book. ‘Homecoming’by Bruce Dawe is a dramatic poem, portraying the futility of war in a confronting tone. The poem was written as a tribute to the return of the bodies of young Australian soldiers who had fought and died in Vietnam, and the lack of identity and respect that was attributed to them.

      Homecoming Elsa Posell Author Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P $ (p) ISBN Buy this book This is the story of the six Koshansky children during the cataclysmic years of. Megan Peak’s Girldom has won the Philosophical Society of Texas’s Book Prize in Poetry! Girldom also won the John A. Robertson Award for Best First Book of Poetry from the Texas Institute of Letters. Girldom was named a Finalist for the Writers’ League of Texas Book Award, the Eric Hoffer Book Award, and for the daVinci Eye Award.

      An appreciation of "Homecoming" by Bruce Dawe Dawe here dramatises the homecoming of Australian veterans' bodies from Vietnam. This is clearly an anti-war poem, reproducing in the seventies the sentiments of the First World War poets. In 25 lines of broken verse presented in one demanding stanza, Dawe recounts howFile Size: KB. The title of this book—Homecoming—pretty much says it all: The Tillerman kids spend the entire book looking for a home to land in at the end of their long as Dicey finds out along the way, home isn't just a roof over your head: it's a place where they can have security and love and be themselves.


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