Because You Died : Poetry and Prose of the First World War and After EPUB
This collection of Vera Brittain's poetry and prose, some of it never published before, commemorates the men she loved - fianc , brother and two close friends - who served and died in the First World War. It draws on her experiences as a VAD nurse in London, Malta, and France, and illustrates her growing conviction of the wickedness of all war.
Illustrated with many extraordinary photographs from Brittain's own albums, and edited with a new introduction by Mark Bostridge, Because You Died is an elegy to men who lost their lives in a bloody conflict, and a volume of remembrance to mark the ninetieth anniversary of the Armistice.
- Format: EPUB
- Pages: 272 pages
- Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
- Publication Date: 04/02/2010
- Category: Poetry by individual poets
- ISBN: 9780748118410
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