- ISBN 9780486298832 / 0486298833
- Title Civil War Poetry
- Author Dover Thrift Editions
- Category History Of The Americas
Literary Studies: Poetry & Poets
- Format Paperback
- Year 1997
- Pages 128
- Publisher Dover Publications
- Imprint Dover Publications Inc.
- Language English
- Dimensions 132mm x 9mm x 210mm
Over 75 inspired works by Melville, Emerson, Longfellow, Whittier, Whitman, as well as Julia Ward Howe, Edwin Markham, many others.
A superb selection of poems from both sides of the American Civil War, this compilation reflects the struggle's heroism, horror, exaltation, and anguish. More than 75 inspired works include famous poems by Melville, Emerson, Longfellow, Whittier, and Whitman, as well as lesser-known verse by Julia Ward Howe, Edwin Markham, and many others.