The reputation of Alan Moorehead as the greatest war correspondent of WWII'The very best book written by a war correspondent in this war' - The Times Literary Supplement. 'A classic ...Moorehead is more than a first-calss reporter. He is an artist ...Some of the battle scenes stand comparison with the famous battle descriptions of Stendhal and Tolstoy.' - The Observer
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Alan Moorehead was an Australian who came to London as a journalist in his mid-twenties in 1926. He worked for the Daily Express before turning, after the war, to full time writing books, and contributing to the New Yorker. He was awarded the OBE in 1946, the CBE in 1968. He died in 1983.
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