Alex Macdonald & Bennet Burleigh Too Late for Gordon and Khartoum: a Newspaper Correspondent’s Experiences of the Nile Expedition 1884-5 by Alex Macdonald & The Battles of Abu Klea & Abu Kru: a Correspondent’s Report of Fighting in the “Squares” by Bennet Burleigh Two special correspondents during the war in the Sudan
The profession of war correspondent has always been a perilous one. Fortunately for students of the military history of the early Victorian er..
William Howard Russell The Observations of One of Britain’s Most Famous Special Correspondents The first ‘Warco’s’ view of the great Civil War in America
The author of this book, William Howard Russell, is renowned as the ‘first modern war correspondent.’ Even though his first experience of ..
Charles Carleton Coffin The Personal Experiences of an American Journalist Throughout the American Civil War A famous American writer's experiences of the Civil War
The title of this book, of course, refers to the men of the United States who rallied to their nation's flag and the cause of the maintenance..
Arthur J. L. Fremantle An officer of the Coldstream Guards’ Observations of the Confederate Army on Campaign During the American Civil War A British soldier's view of the great conflict of blue and grey
The author of this book has, perhaps, achieved more renown in recent years than at any time since the publication of his literary eff..
Charles Carleton Coffin A view of the American Civil War by a Reporter for the Boston Journal A famous American writer’s view of the Civil War
Charles Carleton Coffin is now recognised as one the important journalists, authors and polititicians of the American nation. At the time of the Civ..
George A. Lawrence An English Writer’s View of the American Civil War A view of a nation divided
The great war of politics, ideology and culture between the Northern and Southern American states was certainly, for its principal protagonists, one of opposed causes, bu..
Thomas W. Knox A New York Herald Correspondent’s View of the American Civil War A news correspondent’s view of the great Civil War in America
When the discontent that grew into Civil War was fomenting, the author of this book, Thomas Knox was covering the Gold Rushes of the Ro..