In Flanders Fields
The Story of the Poem by John McCraeBook - 2002
One of the most popular poems ever written. Its underlying message of respect for the fallen and the longing for peace has touched the hearts of millions of people around the world. This is the story of the poem, its creator, and the soldiers who inspired it.
Publisher: Toronto : Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 2002, c1995.
Branch Call Number: 811.52
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., maps ; 23 x 27 cm.
From Library Staff
The lines of the celebrated poem are interwoven with fascinating information about the First World War, details of daily life in the trenches, accounts of McCrae's experience in his field hospital.
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