This unique anthology of Kipling's war stories and poems provides critical comment on the ineptitude of the British in the Boer War. Including such stories as Barrack-Room Ballads, this work provides tales of courage and adventure, as well as shameful episodes of retreat and failure.About the Series: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.
- ISBN-13: 9780199555505
- ISBN-10: 0199555508
- Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
- Publish Date: July 2009
- Dimensions: 7.6 x 5 x 0.9 inches
- Shipping Weight: 0.6 pounds
- Page Count: 416