Albert Camus (7 Nov 1913 – 4 Jan 1960) French-Algeria-born Nobel Prize winning author, journalist, and philosopher. His views contributed to rise of philosophy known as absurdism. . .awarded 1957 Nobel Prize for Literature "for his important literary production, which w/ clear-sighted earnestness illuminates problems of human conscience in our times."
Dylan Thomas «Non essendo che uomini, camminavamo tra gli alberi spauriti, pronunciando sillabe sommesse per timore di svegliare le cornacchie, per timore di entrare senza rumore in un mondo di ali e di stridi».
Robert Graves, c. 1914, age 19. Reported dead at the Somme, Graves was one of the few of his generation to survive the war. He became a translator, poet, and novelist, and was the author of "I, Claudius" and the WW1 war memoir "Goodbye To All That."