Max Hastings - better known for his bestselling books such as "Bomber Command", "Battle for the Falklands" and "Overload" - is a passionate sportsman. Away from his editor's desk at the "Daily Telegraph", he relaxes with gun and rod. This collection of articles taken from "The Field", "Country Life", "Shooting Times" etc covers a range of subjects from salmon fishing in Alaska to shooting grouse in Sutherland.
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Max Hastings studied at Charterhouse and Oxford and became a foreign correspondent, reporting from more than sixty countries and eleven wars for BBC TV and the London Evening Standard. He has won many awards for his journalism. Among his bestselling books 'Bomber Command' won the Somerset Maugham Prize, and both 'Overlord' and 'Battle for the Falklands' won the Yorkshire Post Book of the Year Prize. After ten years as editor and then editor-in-chief of the Daily Telegraph, he became editor of the Evening Standard in 1996. A Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, he was knighted in 2002. He now lives in Berkshire.
Outside Days conjures up memories of happy days amid the high hills. * Spectator *
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Book Description Michael Joseph, U.S.A., 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 1st Edition. NEW. Bookseller Inventory # 16OCTHH2903