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Read online On the Front Line: The Collected Journalism of Marie Colvin.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC On the Front Line: The Collected Journalism of Marie Colvin Veteran i Sunday Times i war correspondent Marie Colvin was killed in February when covering the uprising in Syria Winner of the Orwell Special Prize i On the Front Line i is a collection of her finest work a portion of the proceeds from which will go to the Marie Colvin Memorial Fund .

Marie Colvin held a profound belief in the pursuit of truth and the courage and humanity of her work was deeply admired On the Front Line includes her various interviews with Yasser Arafat and Colonel Gadaffi reports from East Timor in where she shamed the UN into protecting its refugees accounts of her terrifying escape from the Russian army in Chechnya and reports from the strongholds of the Sri Lankan Tamil Tigers where she was hit by shrapnel leaving her blind in one eye .

Typically however her new eye patch only reinforced Colvin s sense of humour and selfless conviction She returned quickly to the front line reporting on Afghanistan Iraq Gaza and lately the Arab Spring .

Immediate and compelling i On the Front Line i is a street view of the historic events that have shaped the last years from an award winning foreign correspondent and the outstanding journalist of her generation by Marie Colvin

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On the Front Line: The Collected Journalism of Marie Colvin
Title:On the Front Line: The Collected Journalism of Marie Colvin
Format Type:eBook PDF / e-Pub
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ISBN:0007487967
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Number of Pages:540
Category:Non fiction, Journalism, War, History
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