Above the Dreamless Dead: World War I in Poetry and Comics by Osbert Sitwell, Hannah Berry, Eddie Campbell, Wilfred Owen, Isaac Rosenberg, Edward Thomas, Liesbeth de Stercke, Kathryn Immonen, Charles Sorley, Danica Novgorodoff, Peter Kuper, Robert Graves, Stuart Immonen, Simon Gane, Stephen R. Bissette, Kevin Huizenga, Garth Ennis, Siegfried Sassoon, Pat Mills, Anders Nilsen, Thomas Hardy, Francis Ledwidge, Sarah Glidden, Hunt Emerson, Patrick MacGill, Isabel Greenberg, George Pratt, Wilfrid Wilson Gibson, Carol Tyler, Luke Pearson, Rupert Brooke, Phil Winslade, David Hitchcock, Rudyard Kipling, James Lloyd, Sammy Harkham, Lilli Carré, Chris Duffy

144 pages first pub 2014 (editions)

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As the Great War dragged on and its catastrophic death toll mounted, a new artistic movement found its feet in the United Kingdom. The Trench Poets, as they came to be called, were soldier-poets dispatching their verse from the front lines. Known ...

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