KATE ADIE The Kindness of Strangers
Hardback book with dj. 373 pages inclusive of index.
First Edition 2002
‘You witness other people’s grief and anger and excitement and joy, and you also feel it; you take away with you a sense of wonder that survival and humanity are stronger than violence and suffering’.
Kate Adie, reporting from the world's danger zones, is so familiar to us that we feel we know her well. But, as her book reveals, her life has been even more eventful than we can imagine. Raised in post-war Sunderland, where life was 'a sunny experience, full of meat-paste sandwiches and Sunday school'. Kate has reported memorably and courageously from many of the world's trouble spots since she joined the BBC in 1969….
THE KINDNESS OF STRANGERS encompasses Adie's reporting from, inter alia, Northern Ireland, the Middle East, Tiananmen Square and, of course, the Gulf War of 1991. It offers a compelling …
373 pages good condition book.
Dimensions: 9 1/2" x 6 1/4" x 1 1/2"
DCB Book code DP687 118