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Leaves of grass (first edition 1855 final edition 1892) is a book of poetry by walt whitman whitman revised and rearranged his masterwork many times after the first. A summary of “song of myself” in walt whitman's whitman’s poetry learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of whitman’s poetry and what. Learn about walt whitman and his influence during civil war medicine era the national museum of civil war medicine has the inside scoop on key figures. During walt whitman's hospital visits to thousands of civil war soldiers, he cared for their wounded and ill bodies sustained their morale with small gifts. Walt whitman is the most important poet of the american romantic movement he's credited with developing a style of poetry that was distinctly american and democratic.
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