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Byron: Selections on war

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Anti-war essays, poems, short stories and literary excerpts

British writers on peace and war

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Byron: Selections on war

Byron: The age of beauty will succeed the sport of war

Byron: Blasted below the hot breath of war

Byron: The Grave shall bear the chiefest prize away

Byron: Such is the absorbing hate when warring nations meet

Byron: The time is past when swords subdued

Byron: War, banquet for wolf and worm

Byron: War cuts up not only branch, but root

Byron: War did glut himself again, all earth was but one thought – and that was death

Byron: War feeds the vultures, wolves and worms

Byron: War returns on its perpetrator

Stendhal and Byron: Military leprosy; fronts of brass and feet of clay

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