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No-one loves a list more than us. So here are thousands of books we adore arranged in all kinds of nifty ways to help you find your perfect book or at least have fun trying

TheFaber Wilfred Owen
Wilfred Owen
£ 5.99
TheCollected Poems of A.E. Housman
A. E. Housman
£ 3.99
TheBroken Word
Adam Foulds
£ 12.00
Howl, Kaddish and Other Poems
Allen Ginsberg
£ 7.99
Out of the Blue
Simon Armitage
£ 8.95
Bomber County
Daniel Swift
£ 9.99

Verse of the Battlefield

Unsurprisingly the violence and desperate sadness of war has often inspired beautiful, shocking and poignant poetry. Here are our favourites covering conflicts from The Great War to the Kenyan Mau Mau uprising

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