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    I am indebted to Ed Hirsch for introducing me to this amazing book of poems through his book, How to Read a Poem and Fall in Love with Poetry Reading the excerpt Hirsch shared, I knew I had to get a copy of Radnoti s poems Radnoti was a Hungarian Jew who wrote during WWII He was forced into a death march, and at the end of it, shot to death, and buried in a mass grave Remarkably, he continued writing until the very end of his life, and after his body was exhumed, poems were found hidden in his coat Although many of the poems describe the brutality of war, he also writes love poems to his wife, which serve as beautiful examples of the power of love and the ability of light to shine in the deepest darkness.From the Second Eclogue POET Of course, what else can I do The poet writes, the kittenmeows, the puppy mewls, and the little fishcoyly drops its roe There s nothing I don t write about,even you, up there, so you may know how I livewhen between rows of houses, ...

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Eclogues and Other Poems download Eclogues and Other Poems , read online Eclogues and Other Poems , kindle ebook Eclogues and Other Poems , Eclogues and Other Poems 27cf16d9b93f This New Book Contains New Translations Of A Selection Of Poems By The Modern Magyar Poet Radn Ti Mikl S, A Graduate Of The University Of Szeged Born In Budapest In , Radn Ti Began Publishing His Poems And Translations While Still A University Student By The Late S, He Had Established Himself As A Major New Voice In Magyar Poetry His Life Ended In Not Far From The Village Of Abda, Where, A Short Distance From The Banks Of The R Ba, He Was Slain By His Captors Near The End Of A Forced March That Had Begun In The Mountains Of Serbia Months Before Many Of The Poems Included Here Were Composed During His Captivity In The Labor Camp Whose Name Appears At The End Of Several Eclogues And Other PoemsThe Translator, Jack Roberts Is Author Of A Life Less Damnable And Having Said That, Also Published By AMERICANA EBooks