Coverart for item
The Resource In extremis : the life of war correspondent Marie Colvin, Lindsey Hilsum

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

Label
In extremis : the life of war correspondent Marie Colvin
Title
In extremis
Title remainder
the life of 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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10738749
Cataloging source
APLS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hilsum, Lindsey
Dewey number
  • 070.43332092
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Colvin, Marie
  • War correspondents
  • Foreign correspondents
  • Journalists
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life and death of the war correspondent Marie Colvin
Label
In extremis : the life of war correspondent Marie Colvin, Lindsey Hilsum
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • 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
000064401743
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 400 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781784740931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1066062481
Label
In extremis : the life of war correspondent Marie Colvin, Lindsey Hilsum
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • 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
000064401743
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 400 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781784740931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1066062481

Library Locations

    • Margaret Martin LibraryBorrow it
      Level 1, Royal Randwick Shopping Centre , Randwick, NSW, 2031, AU
      -33.9151421 151.2408898
Processing Feedback ...