The Reader’s Notebook: Robert W. Service

Jan 16, 2019

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January 16, 2019 -- Robert William Service was a British-Canadian poet and writer who has often been called "the Bard of the Yukon". He is best known for his poems "The Shooting of Dan McGrew" and "The Cremation of Sam McGee", from his first book, Songs of a Sourdough.