The Poems of Wilfred Owen by Wilfred Owen

This collection of poignant and powerful poetry provides an intimate look into the horrors of World War I, as seen through the eyes of a soldier. The poems, filled with raw emotion and vivid imagery, explore themes of war, death, and the human spirit. The author's personal experiences on the battlefield, coupled with his masterful use of language and form, create a profound commentary on the brutality of war and its impact on the individuals involved.

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Total Points: 138

Since this book was first published in 1920, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 138.0.

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