Sometime they'll give a war and nobody will come. Carl Sandburg Buy The People, Yes at Amazon Buy The People, Yes at Amazon Instagram sharing coming soon. Quote text and source copied to clipboard. Link to this quote copied to clipboard. More information about this quote Topic Anti-war War Author Carl Sandburg Source The People, Yes Medium Poem Genre Epic poem Language English Time 1936 1930s 20th century Occupation Poet Writer From United States Authentication Score 3 More information on Authentication Score coming soon. Citation Sandburg, Carl. The People, Yes. Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1936, no. 23. Citation text copied to clipboard.