The Resource Cold War correspondent, (electronic resource)

Cold War correspondent, (electronic resource)

Label
Cold War correspondent
Title
Cold War correspondent
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discover the Korean War through the eyes of the journalist who covered it in this installment of the New York Times bestselling graphic novel series In 1950, Marguerite Higgins (1920-1966) was made bureau chief of the Far East Asia desk for the New York Herald Tribune. Tensions were high on the Korean peninsula, where a border drawn after WWII split the country into North and South. When the North Korean army crossed the border with Soviet tanks, it was war. Marguerite was there when the Communists captured Seoul. She fled with the refugees heading south, but when the bridges were blown over the Han River, she was trapped in enemy territory. Her eyewitness account of the invasion was a newspaper smash hit. She risked her life in one dangerous situation after another--all for the sake of good story. Then she was told that women didn't belong on the frontlines. The United States Army officially ordered her out of Korea. She appealed to General Douglas MacArthur, and he personally lifted the ban on female war correspondents, which allowed her the chance to report on many of the major events of the Korean War. Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales are graphic novels that tell the thrilling, shocking, gruesome, and TRUE stories of American history. Read them all-if you dare!
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Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hale, Nathan
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Rated E
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hale, Nathan
  • hoopla digital
Series statement
Nathan Hale's hazardous tales
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Higgins, Marguerite
  • Higgins, Marguerite
  • Higgins, Marguerite
  • War correspondents
  • War correspondents
  • Women war correspondents
  • Women war correspondents
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • War correspondents
  • Women war correspondents
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Graphic novels
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Cold War correspondent, (electronic resource)
Link
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781647004835
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
14688147
Publisher number
MWT14688147
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Cold War correspondent, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781647004835
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
14688147
Publisher number
MWT14688147
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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