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Beach Burial single work   poetry   war literature   "Softly and humbly to the Gulf of Arabs"
Composed: Al Alamein,
North Africa, Africa,
Issue Details: First known date: 1944... 1944 Beach Burial
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Language: English , Greek
Greek and English texts published on facing pages
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    y separately published work icon Contemporary Australian Poetry Synchrone Australiane Poiese : anthologese metaphrase Dimitris Tsaloumas , Dimitris Tsaloumas (translator), Thessaloniki : Nea Poreia , 1985 Z408614 1985 anthology poetry This bilingual anthology is a collection of some 150 short poems written post-World War II from 57 well-known Australian writers. It is divided generally into those writing before and after 1960, with each year serving as a marker to the influence of 'post-war affluence and admass techniculture'. A general theme of the collection involves the variousness of the experience of life through perceptions and descriptions of people and places. St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 1986 pg. 2-3

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ReVerse Geoff Page , 2003 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 12 July 2003; (p. 7a) 80 Great Poems from Chaucer to Now 2006; (p. 204-206)
Australian Modernism : The Case of Kenneth Slessor Vivian Smith , 1992 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reconnoitres : Essays in Australian Literature in Honour of G. A. Wilkes 1992; (p. 128-141)
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  • Al Alamein,
    North Africa, Africa,
  • 1940s
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