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  • The Charge of the Light Brigade
  • Alfred Tennyson
  • English
  • 01 May 2017
  • 9780307665003

10 thoughts on “The Charge of the Light Brigade

  1. says:

    Leave it to a martial poet to make heroic poetry out of stupidity and failure I absolutely love this poem as long as I don't think about the reality behind it

  2. says:

    Theirs not to make replyTheirs not to reason whyTheirs but to do and dieThis poem was mentioned in The Punisher and I just had to read it This is another prime example of why the 19th century was the age of poetry The emotion the imagery the elouence

  3. says:

    Another fascinating poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson This time he explores the war the energy of this poetry relates to men who know they are doomed and yet they valiantly fight as though they could win the war and keep on fighting even as they enter old age This is a poem about the Crimean war particularly the battle of Balaclava and was published on 9 December 1854 Reportedly it was written in one day the 2nd of December 1854 No less intere

  4. says:

    I visited the site of the battle on a tour bus The guide gave a fair description of the troop disposition and the reasons the British were engaged in a battle so far from home the Black Sea It really was a foolish war I'm not uite so sure was as balanced but the guide did give the excuses blinded by the sun deafened by the cannon view blocked by the land contours Anyway it seemed a bit hokey when the guide started reciting the poe

  5. says:

    As far as I'm concerned The Charge of the

  6. says:

    I have loved this poem since Mr Trisell's 8th grade English class It thunders it gallops it paints shockingly clear pictures in the mind's eye deftly controlling the reader's imagination which is always the mark of really good writing Courage honor duty convictionall the best of the human spirit Nobel six hundre

  7. says:

    This is without a doubt one of the finest examples of English poetry that you will every have the privilege of reading

  8. says:

    Not the epic I thought it would be but an excellent poem none the less This work could apply for any forlorn hope

  9. says:

    Intensly patrioticPhenomenal poem full of emotive passionBut it's hard not to be repulsed by the blatant waste of lifeCanon fodder and flashing sabres are ghastly images of barbarismThe Charge of the Light BrigadeB

  10. says:

    Courage is a hard thing to figure You can have courage based on a dumb idea or mistake but you’re not supposed to uestion adults

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The Charge of the Light Brigade

All your men Were soldiers to her heart’s desire When in the vanish’d year You saw the league long rampart fire Flare from Tel el Kebir Thro’ darkness a. I have loved this poem since Mr Trisell s 8th grade English class It thunders it gallops it paints shockingly clear pictures in the mind s eye deftly controlling the reader s imagination which is always the mark of really good writing Courage honor duty convictionall the best of the human spirit Nobel six hundredThis marvelous poem makes me a little sad and wistful it was part of a large body of classic literature that was common if a bit vague knowledge for my generation and generations preceding ours Now I fear it has been replaced with vapid drivel and I doubt young people nowadays ever heard of Alfred Lord Tennyson much less The Charge Of The Light Brigade Unless they ve read LM Montgomery where they d have stumbled upon Tennyson as Anne reenacts The Lady Of Shalott Oh I hope they have

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A narrative poem about the Charge of the Light Brigade at the Battle of Balaclava during the Crimean WarExcerpt Yet know you as your England knows That you and. Another fascinating poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson This time he explores the war the energy of this poetry relates to men who know they are doomed and yet they valiantly fight as though they could win the war and keep on fighting even as they enter old age This is a poem about the Crimean war particularly the battle of Balaclava and was published on 9 December 1854 Reportedly it was written in one day the 2nd of December 1854 No less interesting on that account I give it 4 stars

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Nd the foe was driven And Wolseley overthrew Arâbi and the stars in heaven Paled and the glory grew THE CHARGE OF THE HEAVY BRIGADE AT BALACLAVA October 25 18. Not the epic I thought it would be but an excellent poem none the less This work could apply for any forlorn hope


About the Author: Alfred Tennyson

Alfred Tennyson invariably known as Alfred Lord Tennyson on all his books was born in Somersby Lincolnshire the fourth of the twelve children of George Tennyson clergyman and his wife Elizabeth In 1816 Tennyson was sent to Louth Grammar School which he disliked so intensely that from 1820 he was educated at home until at the age of 18 he joined his two brothers at Trinity College Cambrid