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Product Description: William Shirer (1904-1993), a star foreign correspondent with the Chicago Tribune in the 1920s and ’30s, was a prominent member of what one contemporary observer described as an extraordinary band of American journalists, "some with the Midwest hayseed still in their hair," who gave their North American audiences a visceral sense of how Europe was spiralling into chaos and war...read more

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9780773545441 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, May 1, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: William Shirer (1904-1993), a star foreign correspondent with the Chicago Tribune in the 1920s and ’30s, was a prominent member of what one contemporary observer described as an extraordinary band of American journalists, "some with the Midwest hayseed still in their hair," who gave their North American audiences a visceral sense of how Europe was spiralling into chaos and war.

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Product Description: Written in the style of George Macdonald Fraser’s Flashman Series, this historical novel is set in Kingston during the two years the city was the Capital of the Province of Canada. The city was booming. The Frontenac County Courthouse and City Hall were being erected to house a new parliament...read more

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9781550823899 | Quarry Pr, August 15, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Written in the style of George Macdonald Fraser’s Flashman Series, this historical novel is set in Kingston during the two years the city was the Capital of the Province of Canada.

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Product Description: A woman who lived life on her own terms, Hahn was an unknown and struggling writer when Congo Solo was published. Here - restored to the form she had intended - is Hahn's unforgettable narrative, a vivid, provocative, and at times disturbing first-hand account of the racism, brutality, sexism, and exploitation that were everyday life realities under Belgium's iron-fisted colonial rule...read more
By Ken Cuthbertson (editor)

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9780773539044 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, July 18, 2011, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A woman who lived life on her own terms, Hahn was an unknown and struggling writer when Congo Solo was published.

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Product Description: INSIDE EUROPE did for John Gunther's career as a journalist what John Gunther did for modern journalism - redefined success and created an explosion of truth. The Chicago-born writer-broadcaster enjoyed fame and fortune in the 1930's and 1940's and changed international reporting by going "inside...read more

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9780929387703 | Bonus Books, May 1, 1992, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A biography of writer and journalist John Gunther relates how he became one of the most famous newsmen of his time with his popular 'Inside' books and describes how the death of his young son led him to write the classic 'Death Be Not Proud'

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9780759232884 | E-Rights/E-Reads Ltd, October 1, 2002, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: INSIDE EUROPE did for John Gunther's career as a journalist what John Gunther did for modern journalism - redefined success and created an explosion of truth.

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Presents a memoir by the New Yorker writer whose travels to China and adventures in the Belgian Congo made her a trend-setter among women. 25,000 first printing. (view table of contents)
By Ken Cuthbertson (introduced by), Emily Hahn and Sheila McGrath (foreword by)

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9781580050456 | 1 edition (Seal Pr, October 1, 2000), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Presents a memoir by the New Yorker writer whose travels to China and adventures in the Belgian Congo made her a trend-setter among women.

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Product Description: Known as "Mickey" to her friends, Emily Hahn traveled across the country dressed as a boy in the 1920s; ran away to the Belgian Congo as a Red Cross worker during the Great Depression; was the concubine of a Chinese poet in Shanghai in the 1930s; had an illegitimate child with the head of the British Secret Service in Hong Kong just before the outbreak of World War II; was involved in underground relief work in occupied Hong Kong; and moved back to the United States and became a pioneer in the fields of wildlife preservation and environmentalism before her death in 1997 at the age of ninety-two...read more

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9780571199501 | Faber & Faber, May 1, 1998, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Traces the life of the author and her travels around the world

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9780571199655 | Faber & Faber, September 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Known as "Mickey" to her friends, Emily Hahn traveled across the country dressed as a boy in the 1920s; ran away to the Belgian Congo as a Red Cross worker during the Great Depression; was the concubine of a Chinese poet in Shanghai in the 1930s; had an illegitimate child with the head of the British Secret Service in Hong Kong just before the outbreak of World War II; was involved in underground relief work in occupied Hong Kong; and moved back to the United States and became a pioneer in the fields of wildlife preservation and environmentalism before her death in 1997 at the age of ninety-two.

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