Former Poet Laureate Dove has chosen the best poems of the year from a wide range of literary magazines and journals, presenting works by W.S. Merwin, Lucille Clifton, Susan Mitchell, John Ashbery, and others. The poets comment about their work. Lehman writes the Foreword.

Best American Poetry 2000 2000, Turtleback Books

ISBN-13: 9780606192088

Turtleback School & Library edition