William Butler Yeats has been widely acknowledged as the greatest poet as well as one of the leading literary notables of the last century. Wind from the Shore offers an in-depth examination of Yeats’s monumental work and his legendary life. This fascinating study discusses not only what he produced but also the worldview that gave birth to it.


Although unique, WBY’s life and poetry are representative of transitions throughout the modern world. While much of Western civilization has left its Christian tradition for a materialistic worldview and lifestyle, many have taken a different path, that of the occult and mystical. Such was the journey of Yeats.


Readers are sure to find Wind from the Shore both entertaining and enlightening.

Wind From the Shore

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  • Dr. Roland Cap Ehlke