War Haiku.

gray sky

Lliteras, D. S.. In A Warrior's Romance. Hampton Roads, Va.: Hampton Roads, 1991.

Noyes, H. F.. My rain, my moon: poetry of nature, love, and wartime and verse in the haiku style. 2nd. London: Parkway Group, 1984.

Peace Poetry

Heiwa: Peace Poetry in English and Japanese. Edited by Jiro Nakano and Brien Hallett. Honolulu, Hawaii: University of Hawai'i Press for the Spark M. Matsunaga Institute for Peace, 1996.

Sommergras - Summer Grass - Variations on a haiku of Matsuo Basho. collected by Martin Berner, minimart-verlag, 1999 ISBN 3-933213-13-4 Wonderful haiku in Gerna, English, French translations

World War I

Patrick Blanche a publié " Clapotis d'étoiles ", 100 haïkus de Julien Vocance, éditions Voix d'encre (1996) et " Nouvelles visions de guerre ", 55 haïkus de poètes croates Ed. Voix d'encre (1993).

World War II

Nakao, Takeo. The Japanese Mind: Wartime Japanese Feelings as Expressed in Tanka Poems. Tokyo: Booklink, 1992.

Violet Kazue De Cristoforo : May Sky: There Is Always Tomorrow: An Anthology of Japanese American Concentration Camp Kaiko Haiku


Berry, Ernest J., with Jerry Kilbride. Forgotten War: A


Hadman, Ty. Dong Ha Haiku. Kentfield, Calif.: Smith-Waithe Press, 1982. (available on Jane Reichhold's Web site)

Michael Dylan Welch : The Gulf Within (coeditor of anthology of Gulf War haiku). San Francisco: Two Autumns Press, 1991.

Yugoslav wars

Cekolj, Marijan, editor. Haiku iz rata: War Haiku. Croatia: Neklada Publishing, 1995.

Dragan J. Ristic : Haiku from air-raid Shelter, Yugoslavia 1999

A Piece of the Sky : Haiku from air-raid shelter. 34 haiku and a haibun written during the bombing of Yugoslavia. Collected and edited by Prijatelj Haiku Press (Dimitar Anakiev, Slovenia), 1999

The Third Bank of the River : 17 haiku about the Serbian bridges destroyed in the war of 1999. A multilingual publication (Serbian, English, French, German). Edited by Nebojsa Simin, Yugoslavia, 2000

Nuclear War and Cold War

Baranski, Johnny. Silent Silos: a Counter-BOMB Sequence. Portland, Ore.: Sunburst Press, 1985.