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6 edition of Rings on a tree. found in the catalog.

Rings on a tree.

Norman MacCaig

Rings on a tree.

by Norman MacCaig

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Published by Chatto & Windus; Hogarth P. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThe Phoenix living poets
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6025.A1628 R5
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p.
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5672727M
LC Control Number68133734

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The Rings of My Tree is Latvia's very similar tale, although with a much better outcome. The Baltics were invaded by the Soviets, then the Germans, and by the end of the war, the Soviets again (and stayed, until the Soviet system collapsed), all in the space of about 6 years/5. Treebeard adds both a touch of humor to a largely dark book and a powerful embodiment of Tolkien's environmental vision. His slow and deliberate speech, much like a pedantic professor, contrasts sharply with the urgency of the battle preparations outside the forest, but this slowness comes from careful deliberation, not unwillingness to act.

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