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The Resource In extremis : the life and death of the war correspondent Marie Colvin, Lindsey Hilsum

In extremis : the life and death of the war correspondent Marie Colvin, Lindsey Hilsum

Label
In extremis : the life and death of the war correspondent Marie Colvin
Title
In extremis
Title remainder
the life and death of the war correspondent Marie Colvin
Statement of responsibility
Lindsey Hilsum
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the war correspondent Marie Colvin
Summary
Describes the life and tragic death of the accomplished war correspondent, who lost an eye reporting in Sri Lanka during its civil war, interviewed Gaddafi twice, and covered conflicts in Chechnya, Kosovo and Zimbabwe in her fearless and iconoclastic style
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2018.
  • James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Biography, 2018
Biography type
individual biography
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10738749
Cataloging source
DGU/DLC
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Hilsum, Lindsey
Dewey number
  • 070.4/3332092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4874.C647
LC item number
H55 2018
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Colvin, Marie
  • Colvin, Marie
  • War correspondents
  • Foreign correspondents
  • Journalists
  • Foreign correspondents
  • Journalists
  • War correspondents
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life and death of the war correspondent Marie Colvin
Label
In extremis : the life and death of the war correspondent Marie Colvin, Lindsey Hilsum
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in 2018 by Chatto & Windus, Great Britain."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. America -- Dead man's branch -- Father and daughter -- Lovers and mentors -- Part II. Middle East -- The path of death -- In a man's world -- War, peace, and love -- Part III. The world beyond -- We're gonna make you a star -- Leap before you look -- The face in the mirror -- Part IV. London -- All at sea -- A reckless tide -- Baba Amr
Control code
on1036100743
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780374175597
Lccn
2018022908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1036100743
Label
In extremis : the life and death of the war correspondent Marie Colvin, Lindsey Hilsum
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in 2018 by Chatto & Windus, Great Britain."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. America -- Dead man's branch -- Father and daughter -- Lovers and mentors -- Part II. Middle East -- The path of death -- In a man's world -- War, peace, and love -- Part III. The world beyond -- We're gonna make you a star -- Leap before you look -- The face in the mirror -- Part IV. London -- All at sea -- A reckless tide -- Baba Amr
Control code
on1036100743
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780374175597
Lccn
2018022908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1036100743

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