In Extremis: The Life of War Correspondent Marie Colvin

In Extremis: The Life of War Correspondent Marie Colvin
    In Extremis: The Life of War Correspondent Marie Colvin as for the extraordinary lengths to which she went to tell the story, including being smuggled into Syria where she was killed in Written by fellow foreign correspondent Lindsey Hilsum, this is the story of the most daring war reporter of her time Drawing on unpublished diaries and interviews with Marie s friends, family and colleagues, Hilsum conjures a fiercely compassionate, complex woman who was driven to an extraordinary life and tragic death In Extremis is the story of our turbulent age, and the life of a woman who defied convention Marie Colvin is also remembered in two films Under the Wire, a drama doc about Marie s last trip to Syria, and A Private War, a forthcoming feature film about her life, starring Rosamund Pike."/>
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  • In Extremis: The Life of War Correspondent Marie Colvin
  • Lindsey Hilsum
  • 15 August 2018
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About the Author: Lindsey Hilsum

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