History Poems | Examples of History Poetry

History Poems. Below are short, long, best, famous, and new examples of history poems. This list of poems for history is a great resource for examples of history poems and show how to write poems for history. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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New History Poems  
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Categories: history, humor, political, racism,
Fine prints question mark
by John Beam
“Survival of the fittest or destruction of the unfit”                ...

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Categories: history, music,
Premium MemberA brief on music
by Vijay Pandit
Bona fide baroque melodies resonated concert halls in Italy
Reigning Western Europe with elan more than a century
Until new composers innovated into avant-garde music
As ennui artists...

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Categories: history, life, poetry, psychological,
42 Seconds
by Ibidun O.
4- 4 minutes have passed.
2- 2 seconds have gone by.
S- Second hand on the clock still stays.
E- Every number stays too.
C- Continuously, the skinny hand...

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Categories: history, memory, war,
Premium MemberIf you could change World History
by Kevin Shaw
If you could change World History

If you could alter World History,
What would you change and why.
Choose with care and astuteness,
Or someone that lived, might die.

Edward...

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Categories: africa, america, black african history, immigration, race, racism,
22 Black American Slavery
by Nick Trim
When it comes to Black slavery
Black people see the White people as the enemy
The Black were owned by the White
True fact but not completely right.

Black...

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Categories: history,
Ancient Aliens
by Madeleine Riha
The ancient aliens came to earth 
They came in droves for what it was worth
Silver saucers spinning through the blue 
Aliens landed with much ado
Revered...

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Categories: destiny, education, health, history, humanity, humor, integrity,
Premium MemberFeeling Better, Maybe Not Bigger
by Gerald Dillenbeck
Each sacred RightBrain
is one of many DNA-RNA scripted WiseElders.

RightBrain's first Word for perfectly humane,
energy or nutrition,
depends on exterior or interior perspective,
resonantly compatible with emergent LeftBrain...

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Categories: history, humanity, immigration, political,
Make American White Again
by Rico Leffanta
"Make America White Again"
Will never make any sense
Despite the tweets of "GENIUS" Trump
Or Republicans like Pence

Brown-skinned people filled this land
From one end to the other...

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Categories: history,
Premium Member- Odin Also Called Allfader -
by Sunshine Smile



The Vikings were fearless seafarers
  ~ Their aim was, assaults and battle
 ... steal, rap and kill

On the mighty castle of Åsgard
~ It was Odin...

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Categories: history, paradise,
Premium MemberAzure Vault, Part 3
by Wayne Kingston
‘41 pool deck morn,

Still breeze taunts resort palms ~

Mourning dots strafe peace......

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Categories: america, discrimination, history, immigration, people, political,
Al Quds the Eternal Capital of Palestine
by Abder Derradji
Loud your voice high,
And repeat after me,
Al Quds! Jerusalem!
Nay Urshalim,
It’s free but not for sale or hire!

Al Quds, capital of all Palestine
From north to south,
From...

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Categories: adventure, community, dream, fantasy, history,
Living the Dream: How the SCA Was Born
by Laurie Woodward
We started, all of us, with a dream
A need to be more than we might seem
Add to our lives a bright, new shine
To honour those...

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Categories: history, humanity, teacher, wisdom,
Premium MemberAncient Aliens
by Sandra Haight
Ancient Aliens


If humans from great apes evolved
   we would not look like this today,
      for not enough time...

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Categories: africa, character, conflict, freedom, history, home,
TRUTH IS THE DAUGHTR OF TIME
by Assefa Dibaba
so true, Truth is the daughter of time!

tell me yours, I tell you mine, 
Jews or Philistines, 
the reason for your exile to ancient Kemet/Egypt
or...

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Categories: history, humanity, identity,
Premium MemberColorless
by Roy Pett
I am a product of my next of kin
so in their image, through evolution 
determined pigmentation of my skin
of human historic distribution,

a complexion that I...

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Categories: history, prejudice, racism, truth,
Premium MemberBut They Lived There
by Freddie Robinson Jr.

He said
my people come from a place
where the dung beetle reigns
I heard those profane utterances
and remained composed,
though he word assassinated my ethnic character
Once upon an...

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Categories: america, conflict, england, french, history, humanity, international, military,
19 War, Allies are Allies because of Common Enemies
by Nick Trim
Allies and Enemies in war, the history.

1. England vs Scotland
2. England vs France
3. United Kingdom vs France
4. United Kingdom vs France and USA
5. Great Britain...

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Categories: history, hope, jesus, music,
From G Minor to C Major
by Felicia Jarvis
Starting with a sad melody, 
A tragic beginning to human history 
Repeated till people feel that it’s normal
Suddenly, the melody is changed to C major
Light...

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Categories: history, humanity, longing, world,
Premium MemberTrivia Night
by Amy Sell
Trivia Night

I follow every backroad and freeway to see where they lead
And I look to the pages learned people read
I look at all the flea...

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Categories: history, horror, humorous, love
Elizabeth Bathory
by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
Bathory, Bathory
Come take a bath with me
I hear it's a cure for asthma.

Bathory, Bathory
Please scrub my back for me
And do not pee in the plasma.

Bathory,...

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Categories: history, humanity, nature,
Oceans of ferocity
by T.I.R.O. JY
What are we?
Travellers caught in a life space - souls through eternity?

Who are we?
People? Beings? Animals?
Our true nature is hidden deep.
Would we recognise our true...

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Categories: history,
Ascendant Beings
by Brahn Bailey
Ancient beings from afar
Did they bless our ancestors?
Or did they enslave?...

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Categories: adventure, community, discrimination, hate, history, slavery,
Premium MemberJOHN BROWN
by James Edward Lee Sr.
JOHN BROWN


John Brown
Abolitionist found
Against slavery
Non-prejudicial nor in bigotry

1/9/18
By James Edward Lee Sr.


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Categories: abuse, anger, discrimination, history, racism, today,
Not Apologising
by GERT WEWEGE
I am not apologizing for my sexual orientation
For loving what I want and not what society has dictated to me 
I am not apologizing for...

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Categories: africa, america, anger, appreciation, history, home, hope, humanity,
18 The All-Time Greatest Great Britain
by Nick Trim
This small island civilization.
Its empire was the largest creation
with the widest trade connection.
There are mixed views of our colonization.

Many modern countries exist because of the...

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Categories: history,
Favorite Quote8
by Mad Rose
Sophomore Year, first semester.

"Mother nature is a bitch. Never play leapfrog with a unicorn." - Murphy's Law Quotes. November 2, 2013; 1:42 PM, a Saturday...

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Categories: adventure, africa, endurance, history, loss, mythology, voyage,
Odyssey from Africa 13c
by Phil Salmon
Chapter 13c

In the tracks of these cetaceans 
For as long as he could follow 
So he said to Tor the shipwright 
"I will follow after Matto
 
“In the hope...

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Categories: history, nature,
ANCESTRAL TRAILS-10 WORDS 10 LINES CHALLENGE
by Alexis Y.
Soft scents of frangipani invade my nostrils in the twilight air,
pellucid thoughts from deep within made me aware of my senses.
I look over yonder and...

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Categories: beauty, blessing, high school, history, remember,
WISH LIST
by Terry Reeves
There's no way to go back, sometimes I wish there was,
we'd pluck out the highlights, just simply because;
I'm not going to give a catalogue, a...

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Categories: adventure, boy, childhood, growing history, nostalgia, school,
Secrets of Revenants and Taurusa School
by Marsha Smith
Wrapped in the aromatic blossoms 
of a modern-farmed orange 
orchard, a four-room shack in Visalia, 
California rises above the hard 
pan and overgrown rose bushes....

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Categories: history, love, mystery,
Premium MemberNo Ceiling
by Carole Duet
You hold my heart lightly
Within your hands so strong,
Never crushing or squeezing tightly
I’m free and yet belong.

Your words deep, yet speak
Of truth and sweet mystery.
Listening...

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Categories: history,
Generations
by Ferdie Doyon
So many generations that
have lived and grown and died
were really only waiting
for their life pains to subside,
into perfect peace projections
that bring comfort to their shade
as...

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Categories: history, poetry,
A countries history
by Nagella Jean-Baptiste
(True feelings)

Learning the American history was quite interesting.
I wonder how it would of been. If it was never change.
Coming from the carribean is quite different....

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Categories: cool, earth day, future, history, home, water,
The square root of all people
by Aa Harvey
The square root of all people.


There is a cool breeze blowing over me.
Windows open, music playing, I am sitting with pretty.
Summer is the fading sun,...

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Categories: america, cheer up, funny, history, humor, humorous, loss,
04 The Stupid One George Bush
by Nick Trim
You have a crush,
you then get crushed.
In a rush,
to not feel crushed,
you soon develop a new crush,
which leaves you crushed.
Now you're not in such a...

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