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The Resource On all fronts : the education of a journalist, Clarissa Ward

On all fronts : the education of a journalist, Clarissa Ward

Label
On all fronts : the education of a journalist
Title
On all fronts
Title remainder
the education of a journalist
Statement of responsibility
Clarissa Ward
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The recipient of multiple Peabody and Murrow awards, Clarissa Ward is a world-renowned conflict reporter. In this strange age of crisis where there really is no front line, she has moved from one hot zone to the next. With multiple assignments in Syria,Egypt, and Afghanistan, Ward, who speaks seven languages, has been based in Baghdad, Beirut, Beijing, and Moscow. She has seen and documented the violent remaking of the world at close range. With her deep empathy, Ward finds a way to tell the hardest stories. On All Fronts is the riveting account of Ward's singular career and of journalism in this age of extremism. Following a privileged but lonely childhood, Ward found her calling as an international war correspondent in the aftermath of 9/11. From herearly days in the field, she was embedding with marines at the height of the Iraq War and was soon on assignment all over the globe. But nowhere does Ward make her mark more than in war-torn Syria, which she has covered extensively with courage and compassion. From her multiple stints entrenched with Syrian rebels to her deep investigations into the Western extremists who are drawn to ISIS, Ward has covered Bashar al-Assad's reign of terror without fear. In 2018, Ward rose to new heights at CNN and had ason. Suddenly, she was doing this hardest of jobs with a whole new perspective"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DGU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ward, Clarissa
Dewey number
  • 070.4/333092
  • B
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ward, Clarissa
  • Television journalists
  • War correspondents
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Syria
Label
On all fronts : the education of a journalist, Clarissa Ward
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BK0025572449
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780525561477
Lccn
2019049839
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
On all fronts : the education of a journalist, Clarissa Ward
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BK0025572449
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780525561477
Lccn
2019049839
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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