The First Casualty: The War Correspondent as Hero, Propagandist, and Myth Maker from the Crimea to Vietnam

KNIGHTLEY, Phillip
London: 1975

Stock Code: 003646

A disturbing book that examines how our attitudes to war are moulded and suggests that what we read too often bears little resemblance to reality.

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The First Casualty: The War Correspondent as Hero, Propagandist, and Myth Maker from the Crimea to Vietnam

Condition: Good, spine bumped head/tail.  Dust jacket Good.

With references to Ernest Hemingway, Evelyn Waugh, Kim Philby, the Abyssinian war, Republican Spain, Pearl Harbour and more.

 Book Publishing Details
Author:Phillip Knightley (1929-2016)
Publisher:Andre Deutsch, London
Year Printed:1975
Edition:Another Edition
Binding:Hardcover
ISBN 10:0233963723
ISBN 13:9780233963723
Language:English
Category:Politics and Government
Size:245mm Tall
Pages:465
Stock Code:003646
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Keywords:Military and War, Politics/Political Science,

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Weight1.01 kg