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The Resource War music : an account of Homer's Iliad, Christopher Logue

War music : an account of Homer's Iliad, Christopher Logue

Label
War music : an account of Homer's Iliad
Title
War music
Title remainder
an account of Homer's Iliad
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Logue
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For the second half of his long life, Christopher Logue (1926-2011) - political rebel, inventor of the poster poem, pioneer of poetry and jazz - was at work on a very different project: a rewriting of Homer's Iliad. The volumes that appeared from 'War Music' onwards were distinct from translations, in that they set out to be a radical reimagining and reconfiguration of Homer's tale of warfare, human folly and the power of the gods, in a language and style of verse that were emphatically modern
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1926-2011
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Logue, Christopher
Dewey number
  • 821.9'14
  • 821.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
poetry
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Homer
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  • Homer
  • Trojan War
  • Literature
Label
War music : an account of Homer's Iliad, Christopher Logue
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9780571202188
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780571202188
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
War music : an account of Homer's Iliad, Christopher Logue
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9780571202188
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780571202188
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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