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In Flanders Fields and Other Poems

Gelesen von LibriVox Volunteers

John McCrae, physician, soldier, and poet, died in France a Lieutenant-Colonel with the Canadian forces.
The poem which gives this collection of his lovely verse its name has been extensively reprinted, and received with unusual enthusiasm. The volume contains, as well, a striking essay in character by his friend, Sir Andrew MacPhail. - Summary by from the Preface (3 hr 42 min)

Chapters

In Flanders Fields

1:09

Read by SteveToner

The Anxious Dead

1:27

Read by Bruce Kachuk

The Warrior

1:20

Read by Ken Masters

Isandlwana

2:14

Read by Ken Masters

The Unconquered Dead

2:10

Read by Julia Niedermaier

The Captain

2:50

Read by Ken Masters

The Song of the Derelict

1:30

Read by RachClem

Quebec

0:59

Read by Ken Masters

Then and Now

1:13

Read by Ian King

Unsolved

1:30

Read by Ian King

The Hope of My Heart

1:12

Read by Ian King

Penance

1:25

Read by Jordan Heron

Slumber Songs

1:12

Read by Roger That Voice

The Oldest Drama

1:22

Read by Ken Masters

Recompense

1:04

Read by Catherine Grissom

Mine Host

1:07

Read by Catherine Grissom

Equality

1:05

Read by Catherine Grissom

Anarchy

1:10

Read by Bruce Kachuk

Disarmament

1:00

Read by Ken Masters

The Dead Master

0:44

Read by Ken Masters

The Harvest of the Sea

0:55

Read by Carol

The Dying of Pere Pierre

1:35

Read by Greg Giordano

Eventide

1:15

Read by Catherine Grissom

Upon Watts' Picture 'Sic Transit'

1:43

Read by Ken Masters

A Song of Comfort

1:23

Read by Catherine Grissom

The Pilgrims

1:30

Read by Carol

The Shadow of the Cross

1:46

Read by RachClem

The Night Cometh

1:15

Read by Bruce Kachuk

In Due Season

0:42

Read by Catherine Grissom

An Essay in Character - I - In Flanders Fields

16:05

Read by Ken Masters

An Essay in Character - II - With the Guns, part 1

38:56

Read by Steve C

An Essay in Character - II - With the Guns, part 2

25:29

Read by Steve C

An Essay in Character - III - The Brand of War

7:23

Read by Carol

An Essay in Character - IV - Going to the Wars

8:34

Read by Greg Giordano

An Essay in Character - V - South Africa

23:28

Read by Bruce Kachuk

An Essay in Character - VI - Children and Animals

16:52

Read by Greg Giordano

An Essay in Character - VII - The Old Land and the New

9:33

Read by Connie

An Essay in Character - VIII - The Civil Years

17:43

Read by Tony Green

An Essay in Character - IX - Dead in His Prime

19:08

Read by Bruce Kachuk