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201D01Soldier Poets Of The Forgotten War20011112

Five programmes of poetry and prose for Remembrance Week.

1: `Soldier Poets of the Forgotten War'.

Poetry by young American servicemen caught up in the Korean War.

201D02Finished With The War20011113

Five programmes of poetry and prose for Remembrance Week.

2: `Finished with the War' by Pat Barker.

Psychologist W H R Rivers questions poet Siegfried Sassoon.

201D03Somewhere In France20011114

Five programmes of poetry and prose for Remembrance Week.

3: `Somewhere in France'.

A selection of poignant front-line letters home from Frank Orchard and Ludwig Kuttner.

201D04Aboard The Uganda20011115

Five programmes of poetry and prose.

4: `Aboard the Uganda'.

Simon Weston's vivid account of the immediate aftermath of the attack on his ship, during the Falklands War.

201D05Conflict20011116

Five programmes of poetry and prose for Remembrance Week.

5: `Conflict'.

A compilation, including private letters and oral testimonies, reflecting personal WWII experiences.