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Buying the Night Flight : The Autobiography of a Woman Foreign Correspondent - Georgie Anne Geyer

Buying the Night Flight

The Autobiography of a Woman Foreign Correspondent

Paperback Published: 1st January 2001
ISBN: 9780226289915
Number Of Pages: 384

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"Buying the Night Flight" is Georgie Anne Geyer's retelling of her thrilling rise from cub reporter to foreign correspondent as she made her way into the male-dominated world of journalism. Geyer transports the reader to Guatemala, Cuba, Egypt, Russia, and Cambodia, recounting the history and politics, adventure and exhaustion of the time from a truly unique perspective. Told with brilliance and dead-on honesty, this book vividly captures the triumphs of a determined and talented young reporter.

To Die in Guatemala
Starting on the South Side
From the Streets of Chicago to the Whorehouses of Peru
Santo Domingo: ""You Didn't Have to Be Here""
New Cuba, Old Cuba
Chile: Reform and Despair
Che in Bolivia: They Made Him the Stranger
USSR: The Well-Fed Wolf
Man of Steel
Men of Iron
Entering the World of International Terrorism
A Western Woman in Islam
Avida and Kernal
You Are Not in Our Plans
Covering the Khomeinis and Their Dark WorldsX
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ISBN: 9780226289915
ISBN-10: 0226289915
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 384
Published: 1st January 2001
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.8 x 15.5  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.54
Edition Type: New edition