The Poetry of War

March 2010
Scholastic Scope;3/8/2010, Vol. 58 Issue 13, p18
The article presents several poetry that are related to war. "The Iliad, Book 19," by Homer. First Line: Thick-and-sharp as the snow comes swirling down from Zeus; Last Line: the brilliant Archilles began to arm for battle. "The Charge of the Light Brigade," by Alfred Lord Tennyson. First Line: Half a league half a league; Last Line: Rode the six hundred. "A Wife in London," by Thomas Hardy. First Line: She sits in the tawny vapour; Last Line: He--has fallen--in the far South Land.


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