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Objective: Section 1: Introduction, Dedication, pages 1-7 "What Have You Lost?" is an anthology of over 100 selections from poets around the world examining the theme of loss. Michael Nye's black-and-white photographic portraits add to the precise design of the book. In the Introduction by Naomi Shihab Nye, the author considers whether there is anything good about losing and thinks that perhaps it makes people momentarily take better care of...
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