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The diary of a dead officer : being the posthumous papers of Arthur Graeme West

Author: Arthur Graeme West
Publisher: London : Greenhill Books ; St. Paul, MN : MBI Pub., 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Diary of a Dead Officer brings together the remarkable private papers of WWI officer, war poet and pacifist, Arthur Graeme West. First published posthumously in 1917, it presents a scathing picture of army life, and West's poems, which make up the fifth section of the book, serve as a powerful protest against the futility of war.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Diaries
Named Person: Arthur Graeme West; Arthur Graeme West
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Graeme West
ISBN: 9781853677298 1853677299
OCLC Number: 76852921
Notes: Originally published: London : G. Allen & Unwin, 1918? with new introduction.
Description: 171 pages : portrait ; 20 cm
Responsibility: introduced by Nigel Jones.

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Brings together the private papers of Arthur Graeme West, which present a scathing picture of army life, and West's poems. This title aims to serve as a powerful protest against the futility of war.  Read more...

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