Horse latitudes

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux,
Pub. Date:
2007.
Language:
English
Description

The title of Horse Latitudes, Paul Muldoon's tenth collection of poetry, refers to those areas thirty degrees north and south of the equator where sailing ships tend to be becalmed, where stasis (if not stagnation) is the order of the day.

From Bosworth Field to Beijing, the Boyne to Bull Run, from a series of text messages to the nineteenth-century Irish poet Thomas Moore to an elegy for Warren Zevon, and from post-Agreement Ireland to George W. Bush's America, this book presents us with fields of battle and fields of debate, in which we often seem to have come to a standstill but in which language that has been debased may yet be restruck and made current to our predicament. Horse Latitudes is a triumphant collection by one of the most esteemed poets of our time.

Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID e8468b0b-23cb-2f88-5722-f98c4616c284
full_title horse latitudes
author muldoon paul
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-08-14 05:04:32AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Muldoon, Paul.
author2-role (OCoLC)173641586, -2- -06-21-2017 16:35, .b1306767910-14-1501-25-11, 5175509, 0374531013, 821 MULDO, 9780374531010, C0VIA, English qEnglish., Horse latitudes -- Tithonus -- Bob Dylan at Princeton, November 2000 -- The Biddy boys -- Alba -- Soccer moms -- As your husband looks up to our window -- The procedure -- The treaty -- Eggs -- At least they weren't speaking French -- The old country -- The outlier -- It is what it is -- Turtles -- Flags and emblems -- 90 instant messages to Tom Moore -- Riddle -- Turkey buzzards -- Starlings, Broad Street, Trenton, 2003 -- The coyote -- Now pitching himself like a forlorn hope -- Perdu -- The landing -- The mountain is holding out Medley for Morin Khur -- Glaucus -- The last time I saw Chris -- Hedge school -- Sillyhow stride: in memory of Warren Zevon., Horse latitudes /Paul Muldoon., ITS58 car 20071005085909 ITS 2483ITS58 pmy 20071018122752 ITS 2483ITS58 car 20071005085909 ITS 2483, Muldoon, Paul., New York :Farrar, Straus and Giroux,2007., OCLC Holdings Updated 20110802, Poems., VIAC, can01-25-11ma-, qBook., viii, 107 p. ;22 cm.
author_display Muldoon, Paul
available_at_arlington Central
collection_arlington Adult Nonfiction
detailed_location_arlington Central Adult Nonfiction
display_description
format_arlington Book
format_category_arlington Books
id e8468b0b-23cb-2f88-5722-f98c4616c284
isbn 9780374531010
item_details ils:.b13067679|.i13181609|Central Adult Nonfiction|821 MULDO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Jun 21, 2017|can||
itype_arlington Paperback
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington 821 MULDO
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
owning_location_arlington Central
primary_isbn 9780374531010
publishDate 2007
record_details ils:.b13067679|Book|Books||English|Farrar, Straus and Giroux,|2007.|viii, 107 p. ; 22 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_arlington ils:.b13067679|.i13181609|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|999|||
title_display Horse latitudes
title_full Horse latitudes / Paul Muldoon
title_short Horse latitudes