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History Poems. Below are examples of poems about history. This list of poetry about history is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of history poems or a list of history poetry. These examples show what history poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of history and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

List of History Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Woodwind Flute Kalishian, Talin Elegy history,
Premium Member Poem For The Love Of Lexicon Bordner, Justin Epic history, passion,
Ancient Paradise Kalishian, Talin Elegy history,
Premium Member Poem Tanka IV Kimathi, Teddy Tanka history, humanity, war, world,
Premium Member Poem Stinking Memories Kimathi, Teddy Narrative history, imagery, memory, society,
Running Bailey, Gabrielle Ballad history, journey, night, prison,
ICARUS, a one act play in verse Taylor, Kevin Dramatic Verse adventure, flying, freedom, history, sky, spiritual, visionary,
Premium Member Poem We Curse This Ancient World In Our Great Pain Lindley, Robert Rhyme art, change, deep, future, history, meaningful, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem nasty labeau, catherine Free verse history,
Premium Member Poem ''Nicholas Street Jail'' Wings, Broken Narrative history, prison, scary,
Premium Member Poem The dry bed of old Birch Creek Jung, Andrew Lyric history, native american,
Unforgettable Kgaswane, Mpho Sonnet courage, dedication, eulogy, history, remember, success, symbolism,
Haiku 138 Watkins , Stewart Haiku africa, change, courage, faith, history, inspirational, soldier,
The cello's voice Thwaite, Katherine Triolet history,
I Seen Hauser , Mike Rhyme history, life, sad,
Premium Member Poem Darkest of Confessions vaso, arthur Free verse angst, appreciation, french, funeral, history, imagination,
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Troy fell one night three thousand years ago Malenfant, Jerome Rhyme history, war,
Premium Member Poem One Capsule Of Time-- In Tribute to 9-11 Richards, Carrie Narrative history, memory,
Interviewed then heaven pennell , stephen Narrative history, new york,
Premium Member Poem It seems so long ago, it seems like only yesterday Lehman, Christine Free verse history, new york, september,
Lady in Waiting Logan, Keith Rhyme history, romance,
Asphalt Pullen, Charles Free verse history, introspection, metaphor, society,
Premium Member Poem Michaelangelo Vs Da Vinci Dietrich, Andrea Limerick history,
Premium Member Poem Candlelight Darling, Chelcie Rhyme age, dedication, friend, history, humanity, light, time,
Premium Member Poem Burnt Into Ash My Sad Soul Looks Far Back Lindley, Robert Sonnet history, judgement, loss, symbolism,
NEVER samuel, adedayo Free verse animal, betrayal, creation, emotions, history, imagery, writing,
Flapper Faries, Marissa Crystalline allusion, america, culture, dance, history, society, women,
Trail Of Tears Bradfield, Larry Rhyme history,
In 1745 Jennings, Bonnie Free verse history, humanity, time,
Remembering Wales Jennings, Bonnie Free verse history, remember, summer,
The Race Phounsiri, Krysada Free verse america, family, fear, hero, history, journey, war,
Konigsberg in old Prussia had of bridges just seven Malenfant, Jerome Rhyme history, humorous, math,
It Begins with a Haunting Phounsiri, Krysada I do not know? history, horror, humanity, power,
Michelangelo and Leonardo both painted a fresco Malenfant, Jerome Narrative history, humorous,
Premium Member Poem Lost Lake Odessa Dillenbeck, Gerald Prose Poetry history, home, journey, lost
Premium Member Poem Two Left Beats Arnone, Tom Quatrain celebrity, england, guitar, hair, history, music, song,
Premium Member Poem Wars Turn Hamilton, John Lyric history, humanity, peace, war,
Premium Member Poem Jewels From The Past - The Tanka Style Petersen Potter, Dorian Free verse history, love,
Silt and rust Pullen, Charles Free verse betrayal, corruption, courage, history, humanity, perspective, political,
Premium Member Poem My Poetry Biography in Rhyme Hardison, John Rhyme history, life, poetry,
Premium Member Poem My shoes Hardison, John Couplet history, life, tribute,
Concord Summer 2016 Showalter Swift, Ingrid Free verse history, rain, recovery from,
Code Talkers DiMino, Joe Free verse america, dedication, hero, history, patriotic, tribute, world
Premium Member Poem My Shoes Kimathi, Teddy Narrative history, imagery, life, me,
Premium Member Poem Southern Plantations - The Tanka Style Petersen Potter, Dorian Free verse history, love,
The Coming Of The Day Smith, Darlene Chant Royal history, native american, philosophy,
Make Love, Not War DiMino, Joe Free verse allegory, betrayal, community, corruption, history, innocence,
Premium Member Poem Climate Health History Dillenbeck, Gerald Prose Poetry beauty, culture, health, history, political, power, science,
Premium Member Poem Wake Up And Smell The Tea Pruitt, Reta Rhyme history, humor,
Pittencrieff Park McConnell, Gordon Rhyme history, nature,
TOXIC HATE Dutta, Ratnabali Rhyme anger, anxiety, bullying, emotions, history, pain,
9 11 Beck, Sidney Free verse history,
The Path Harvey, Aa Bio history, journey, life, memory,
Inequity Peers, Chris Rhyme allegory, character, culture, history, humanity, introspection, world,
Premium Member Poem Mnemosyne, The Greek Goddess of Memory Janko, Betty Sonnet history, humorous,
Premium Member Poem Billy Jung, Andrew Rhyme history, murder,
Let the Games Begin Poteet, Reason A. Quatrain history, humor, sports,
BARRY BONDS TRIBUTE Harris, Michael E. Epic baseball, confidence, hero, history, life, summer, tribute,
History and Time Babbit, DM Blank verse history, life, time,
Time Stops In That Moment McConnell, Gordon Rhyme history, life, time,
Conflict Harvey, Aa I do not know? anger, conflict, crazy, death, history, life, youth,
Premium Member Poem The Whips Of History - 4 Bordner, Justin Crown of Sonnets history, passion, poetry,
Premium Member Poem The Whips Of History - 3 Bordner, Justin Crown of Sonnets history, passion, poetry,
Premium Member Poem The Whips Of History - 2 Bordner, Justin Crown of Sonnets history, passion, poetry,
Premium Member Poem Rubina vaso, arthur Free verse allusion, change, christian, city, history,
Premium Member Poem The Whips Of History - 1 Bordner, Justin Crown of Sonnets history, passion, poetry,
Premium Member Poem Lost Mayans vaso, arthur Free verse history, introspection, lost, mystery,
Premium Member Poem Prairie Women Wanter, Sunlite Free verse history, tribute, women,
The Guardians of Truth Vassilev, Ross Didactic america, anger, betrayal, evil, history, irony, myth, political,
Premium Member Poem TransCultural Racing Lessons Dillenbeck, Gerald Prose Poetry black african american, culture, history, psychological, race, racism,
Cleopatra Smith, Julie Rhyme betrayal, dedication, encouraging, history, inspiration, love, woman,
Isaiah's Prophecy of the Coming Messiah Kissel, Lanette Rhyme bible, christian, destiny, faith, history, jesus,
Premium Member Poem Ode to Sappho Sarver, Hillard Free verse history, poetry,
Premium Member Poem Diamonds Are Forever Kent, Ronald Rhyme adventure, business, fire, future, history, imagery, native american,
Premium Member Poem Pure Black Diamond ROBERTS, SEREN Rhyme history,
Regretting Cake Jameson, Sam Light Poetry allusion, food, funny, history,
Premium Member Poem Six Knights Ward, Julia Senryu history,
Once upon a time Harvey, Aa I do not know? books, family, fantasy, history, imagination, memory, words,
A Tale Of The Two Kilmarnock's McConnell, Gordon Rhyme history,
Premium Member Poem Through Their Eyes vaso, arthur Free verse funny, grave, hilarious, history, imagery, inspiration, introspection,
Premium Member Poem This Cave Is Mined Kent, Ronald Rhyme adventure, dedication, history, mystery, mythology, sea,
256 The Poet, Wake Rhyme history, home, political,
The French Revolution Broadbent, Robert Light Poetry history,
Premium Member Poem Pat Jung, Andrew Rhyme history, murder,
Premium Member Poem Who's To Blame Turner, Daniel Sonnet history, philosophy,
Hillary Troiano, Jerry Limerick history, humor, political, prison,
Trump Troiano, Jerry Limerick history, humor, leadership, political,
Premium Member Poem 1908 Kingston , Wayne Imagism history, imagery, nostalgia,
The Liberal Church Is In Denial Monihan, Rhoda Tail-rhyme history, political, relationship, religion,
The Peeping Tom hoffman, cheryl Light Poetry history, identity,
Give Credit Where Credit is Due Lanier, Bo Free verse history, school, truth,
Reggie Jackson vs Nolan ryan Harris, Michael E. Free verse america, baseball, dedication, history, memory, passion, tribute,
Premium Member Poem The Other People Kimathi, Teddy Narrative history, humanity, imagery, sad,
Premium Member Poem Caput et Versus vaso, arthur Free verse history, i am, imagery,
Premium Member Poem A Wee Schnauzer Ellison, Jack Limerick history,
Premium Member Poem Juozas Miltinis Learning Years in Paris skendeliene, ruta Bio art, bio, destiny, french, history,
The Museum Zerlaut, Jesse Free verse books, dark, education, history, truth, war,
Premium Member Poem Think About It Turner, Daniel Sonnet history, political,
Premium Member Poem The life saving idiom Troutman, Tanis Free verse history, hope, horror, sick,
Reformed Times of 16th Century McConnell, Gordon Rhyme history, religion,