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" Where War belongs Among the trades and artisans. Yet this was battle, and intense Beyond the strife of fleets heroic; Deadlier, closer, calm 'mid storm; No passion; all went on by crank, Pivot, and screw, And calculations of caloric. "
Battle-pieces and aspects of the war [poems]. - Page 62
by Herman Melville - 1866
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John Marr and Other Poems

Herman Melville - Sea poetry - 1922 - 205 pages
...was battle, and intense Beyond the strife of fleets heroic ; Deadlier, closer, calm 'mid storm ; No passion ; all went on by crank, Pivot, and screw, And calculations of caloric. [141] The ringing of those plates on plates Still ringeth round the world The clangor of that blacksmiths'...
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Emily Dickinson and Her Culture: The Soul's Society

Barton Levi St Armand - Literary Criticism - 1986 - 384 pages
...heights of materialism. In this bloodiest, most mechanized of modern wars, where as Melville observed, "all went on by crank, / Pivot, and screw, / And calculations of caloric,"" it is no accident that the technology of embalming gained wide acceptance. Thomas H. Holmes, who invented...
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The Unwritten War: American Writers and the Civil War

Daniel Aaron - History - 1987 - 402 pages
...sail but they are less free. Did he intend an ironic echo of Emerson and Longfellow in the lines, "The ringing of those plates on plates/ Still ringeth round the world / The clangor of that blacksmith's fray,/ The anvil-din/ Resounds this message from the Fates"? Whether he did or not, they...
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Seeing Through the Media: The Persian Gulf War

Susan Jeffords, Lauren Rabinovitz - History - 1994 - 343 pages
...mechanic power" placing war "Where War belongs / Among the trades and artisans," depriving it of "passion": "all went on by crank, / Pivot, and screw, / And calculations of caloric." Since "warriors / Are now but operatives," he hopes that "War's made / Less grand than Peace."3 The...
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Battle-pieces and Aspects of the War

Herman Melville - History - 1995 - 272 pages
...was battle, and intense Beyond the strife of fleets heroic ; Deadlier, closer, calm 'mid storm ; No passion ; all went on by crank, Pivot, and screw,...of that blacksmiths' fray. The anvil-din Resounds th.% message from the Fates : War shall yet be, and to the end; But war-paint shows the streaks of...
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The Columbia Anthology of American Poetry

Jay Parini - Poetry - 1995 - 757 pages
...was battle, and intense . . . Beyond the strife of fleets heroic; Deadlier, closer, calm 'mid storm; No passion; all went on by crank, Pivot, and screw,...on plates Still ringeth round the world . . . The clangour of that blacksmiths' fray. The anvil-din Resounds this message from the Fates: War shall yet...
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Nineteenth-century American Poetry

William C. Spengemann, Jessica F. Roberts - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 447 pages
...was battle, and intense Beyond the strife of fleets heroic; 15 Deadlier, closer, calm 'mid storm; No passion; all went on by crank, Pivot, and screw,...of caloric. Needless to dwell; the story's known. 20 The ringing of those plates on plates Still ringeth round the world The clangor of that blacksmiths'...
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Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The nineteenth century

Eric L. Haralson, John Hollander - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 536 pages
...this was battle, and intense Beyond the strife of fleets heroic; Deadlier, closer, calm 'mid storm; No passion; all went on by crank, Pivot, and screw,...anvil-din Resounds this message from the Fates: War yet shall be, and to the end; But war-paint shows the streaks of weather; War yet shall be, but warriors...
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The New Anthology of American Poetry: Traditions and Revolutions, Beginnings ...

Steven Gould Axelrod, Camille Roman, Thomas J. Travisano - Literary Collections - 2003 - 736 pages
A multi-volume collection of American poetry includes Native American songs and lyrics, early European colonial poetry, the classics of the American canon, and a variety of ...
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The Dream of Civilized Warfare: World War I Flying Aces and the American ...

Linda Raine Robertson - History - 2003 - 481 pages
...belongs Among the trades and artisans. The battle between the Monitor and the Merrimack entailed No passion; all went on by crank, Pivot, and screw, and calculations of caloric. There will still be wars, acknowledges the Utilitarian, but it is now properly placed and its utility...
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