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By W.D. Ehrhart

a brand new number of invoice Ehrhart’s essays—25 of them, written among 2002 and 2012 on matters starting from the Vietnam warfare mess ups of yankee policy-makers to existence in twenty first century Vietnam; the trenches of the Western entrance, the mountains of Korea, the sands of Iraq; from the worth of one’s identify to the cowardice of Congress; mountain gorillas in Rwanda, the journalist Gloria Emerson, instructing poetry to children; at the well-known (Wilfred Owen) and the vague (Robert James Elliott)… those essays discover the fallacies of heritage, the insanity of warfare, the craft of poetry, the occupation of training, and the paintings of living.

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