skip to content
Buying the night flight : the autobiography of a woman foreign correspondent : with a new preface Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Buying the night flight : the autobiography of a woman foreign correspondent : with a new preface

Author: Georgie Anne Geyer
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"In Buying the Night Flight Georgie Anne Geyer, one of the first American women to cover wars abroad, tells of her thrilling rise from cub reporter to foreign correspondent as she made her way into the male-dominated world of journalism. Born from thirty years of reporting experience, Geyer transports the reader to Guatemala, Cuba, Egypt, Russia, and Cambodia, recounting the history and politics, adventure and  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Georgie Anne Geyer; Georgie Anne Geyer
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Georgie Anne Geyer
ISBN: 0226289915 9780226289915
OCLC Number: 45621675
Notes: Originally published: Washington, D.C. : Brassey's, 1996. Updated ed. With a new pref.
Includes index.
Description: xxiv, 380 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Georgie Anne Geyer.
More information:

Abstract:

This is the story of Georgie Anne Geyer's rise from cub reporter to foreign correspondent. Geyer transports the reader to Guatemala, Cuba, Egypt, Russia and Cambodia, recounting the history and  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45621675> # Buying the night flight : the autobiography of a woman foreign correspondent : with a new preface
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "45621675" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ilu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Chicago> ; # Chicago
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4161764265#Topic/women_journalists_united_states> ; # Women journalists--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4161764265#Topic/journalists_united_states> ; # Journalists--United States
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/070.4332092/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4161764265#Person/geyer_georgie_anne_1935> ; # Georgie Anne Geyer
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/91537263> ; # Georgie Anne Geyer
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/931759> ; # Foreign correspondents
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4161764265#Topic/foreign_correspondents_united_states> ; # Foreign correspondents--United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/984188> ; # Journalists
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178072> ; # Women journalists
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/91537263> ; # Georgie Anne Geyer
   schema:datePublished "2001" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4161764265> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Buying the night flight : the autobiography of a woman foreign correspondent : with a new preface"@en ;
   schema:productID "45621675" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45621675#PublicationEvent/chicago_university_of_chicago_press_2001> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4161764265#Agent/university_of_chicago_press> ; # University of Chicago Press
   schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45621675#Review/-53666707> ;
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/uchi051/00054479.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226289915> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA156931> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45621675> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Chicago> # Chicago
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Chicago" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4161764265#Agent/university_of_chicago_press> # University of Chicago Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "University of Chicago Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4161764265#Person/geyer_georgie_anne_1935> # Georgie Anne Geyer
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1935" ;
   schema:familyName "Geyer" ;
   schema:givenName "Georgie Anne" ;
   schema:name "Georgie Anne Geyer" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178072> # Women journalists
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women journalists"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/931759> # Foreign correspondents
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Foreign correspondents"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/984188> # Journalists
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Journalists"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/91537263> # Georgie Anne Geyer
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1935" ;
   schema:familyName "Geyer" ;
   schema:givenName "Georgie Anne" ;
   schema:name "Georgie Anne Geyer" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226289915>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0226289915" ;
   schema:isbn "9780226289915" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45621675>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45621675> ; # Buying the night flight : the autobiography of a woman foreign correspondent : with a new preface
   schema:dateModified "2018-03-11" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45621675#Review/-53666707>
    a schema:Review ;
   schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45621675> ; # Buying the night flight : the autobiography of a woman foreign correspondent : with a new preface
   schema:reviewBody ""In Buying the Night Flight Georgie Anne Geyer, one of the first American women to cover wars abroad, tells of her thrilling rise from cub reporter to foreign correspondent as she made her way into the male-dominated world of journalism. Born from thirty years of reporting experience, Geyer transports the reader to Guatemala, Cuba, Egypt, Russia, and Cambodia, recounting the history and politics, adventure and exhaustion of the times with political insight, humor, and passion. Told with dead-on honesty, this book vividly captures the triumphs of a determined and talented young reporter."--Jacket." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.