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Because You Died

Because You Died

(2008)
A collection of poems by

 
This collection of Vera Brittain's poetry and prose, some of it never published before, commemorates the men she loved - fiance, brother and two close friends - who served and died in the First World War. It draws on her experiences as a VAD nurse in London, Malta, and France, and illustrates her growing conviction of the wickedness of all war. Illustrated with many extraordinary photographs from Brittain's own albums, and edited with a new introduction by Mark Bostridge, Because You Died is an elegy to men who lost their lives in a bloody conflict, and a volume of remembrance to mark the ninetieth anniversary of the Armistice.

 
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Hardback Editions

November 2008 : UK Hardback
Title: Because You Died: Poetry and Prose of the First World War and After
Author(s): Vera Brittain
ISBN: 1-84408-413-2 / 978-1-84408-413-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Virago
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Paperback Editions

November 2010 : UK Paperback
Title: Because You Died: Poetry and Prose of the First World War and After
Author(s): Vera Brittain
ISBN: 1-84408-414-0 / 978-1-84408-414-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Virago
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

February 2010 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Because You Died: Poetry and Prose of the First World War and After
Author(s): Vera Brittain
Publisher: Virago
Availability: Amazon UK   



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