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The violent decade

Author: Frank Gervasi
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"This is the dramatic, highly personal story of the years that spanned World War II and the seminal events that preceded it - the Ethiopian War, the Spanish Civil War, Munich - by one of the foremost foreign correspondents of his generation. First as Randolph Hearst's bureau chief in Rome, where he was stationed from 1935 to 1939, then as a roving reporter for Collier's magazine with the freedom to go wherever  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Frank Gervasi; Frank Gervasi
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Gervasi
ISBN: 0393024644 9780393024647
OCLC Number: 18520259
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xviii, 639 pages, [10] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Frank Gervasi.
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As a reporter for Randolph Hearst, the author went to Rome in 1935 and covered the events leading up to World War II: Ethiopia, the Spanish Civil War and Munich. This book recounts his experiences,  Read more...

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