A very private war

by Jon Cleary

Publisher: Collins in Sydney, London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 276 Downloads: 80
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Statement(by) Jon Cleary.
The Physical Object
Pagination276p. ;
Number of Pages276
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Open LibraryOL22838474M
ISBN 100002220547
OCLC/WorldCa6402433

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A Private War honors its real-life subject with a sober appraisal of the sacrifices required of journalists on the front lines - and career-best work by Rosamund Pike%(). Directed by Matthew Heineman. With Rosamund Pike, Alexandra Moen, Tom Hollander, Faye Marsay.

One of the most celebrated war correspondents of our time, Marie Colvin is an utterly fearless and rebellious spirit, driven to the frontline of conflicts across the globe to give voice to the voiceless.

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In A Private War, Conroy and Colvin nearly leave the besieged, rebel-held city of Homs, Syria, before Colvin decides that she needs to go back.

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