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The kindness of strangers : [the autobiography]

Author: Kate Adie
Publisher: London : Headline, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As BBC's chief news correspondent and presenter of Radio Four, Adie was regularly dispatched to report on disasters and conflicts throughout the 1980s. This book is an insight into the modern world of news, taking the reader behind the camera. Adie has been named Reporter of the Year twice by the Royal Television Society and she was awarded the OBE in 1993.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Kate Adie; Kate Adie
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Adie
ISBN: 0755310721 9780755310722
OCLC Number: 59464047
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: Shortlisted for WH Smith Book Awards (Biography & Autobiography) 2003.
Description: 373 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Kate Adie.

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Kate Adie has reported from many of the world's trouble spots since she joined the BBC in 1969. This autobiography covers her experiences in Northern Ireland, the Middle East, Tiananmen Square and  Read more...

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