A Bohemian Brigade: The Civil War Correspondents--Mostly Rough, Sometimes Ready James M. Perry

ISBN: 9780471416982

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A Bohemian Brigade: The Civil War Correspondents--Mostly Rough, Sometimes Ready  by  James M. Perry

A Bohemian Brigade: The Civil War Correspondents--Mostly Rough, Sometimes Ready by James M. Perry
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LIKE THE WAR ITSELF, THIS IS A STORY OF REMARKABLE PERSONAL DRAMA.-New York Times Book ReviewMore Praise for A Bohemian BrigadeHighly engaging . . . Perry has a special feel for his topics and a keen eye for detail.-Wall Street JournalJamesMoreLIKE THE WAR ITSELF, THIS IS A STORY OF REMARKABLE PERSONAL DRAMA.-New York Times Book ReviewMore Praise for A Bohemian BrigadeHighly engaging .

. . Perry has a special feel for his topics and a keen eye for detail.-Wall Street JournalJames Perry has written a compelling and detailed account of the men who did their best to cover-and, at times, fight-the first instant-news war. This book tells the story of the sometimes painful birth of the modern war correspondent.-Dan Rather, CBS NewsCivil War reporters were a colorful breed: rough, rowdy, courageous, competitive-occasionally even accurate.

Jim Perry, a great reporter himself, recognizes these bohemian adventurers and brings them vividly to life in this entertaining and eye-opening look at the men who crafted the rough draft of our history.-Tony Horwitz, author of Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil WarA Bohemian Brigade is a joyous account of a time when reporters did not take themselves seriously-nor did anyone else-written by one of the great reporters of his generation.-Sander Vanocur, The History Channel



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