The Mammoth Book of War Correspondents by Jon E. Lewis
The war correspondents and journalists contributing to this collection give vivid accounts of the nobility and depravity, the suffering and the courage of all major conflicts of the modern era. They include: Henry Villard's account of the First Battle of Bull Run; Rudyard Kipling on the Boer War; George Orwell on the Spanish Civil War; Ernest Hemingway on D-Day 1944; Martha Gelhorn on the Battle of the Bulge; Edwin Tetlow on the overthrow of Batista by Castro's rebels; Michael Kerr at Khe Sahn; Seymour Hersh on the My Lai Massacre; John Pilger on the last days of Saigon; Max Hastings on the surrender of Port Stanley; and Eric Schmitt on scud-hunting in the Gulf.
Hardback | 512 pages
130 x 197mm | 472g
26 Apr 2001
Little, Brown Book Group
London, United Kingdom
A secondhand book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover including very minimal scuff marks, and some creasing, but no holes or tears. The majority of pages are undamaged, with very minimal creasing, and a tiny tear starting on page 3 and going until page 7. No pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in margins. No missing pages.