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William Russell Special Correspondent of The Times William Russell was an extraordinary man living in extraordinary times He wrote for various newspapers and his own journals during the second half of the nineteenth century and covered amongst others the Crimean War The Crushing of the Indian Revolt The American Civil War The Franco Prussian War and the aftermath of Zulu War He also covered royal marriages and tours The last piece in the book is written from a 'Special' train around the United States as it was being opened up in the company of various dignitaries from the UKHe was a gifted war correspondent with an innate ability report dispositions and tactics both good and bad Throughout he also remains humane talking repeatedly of the horrific wounds inflicted the ghastly hospital conditions and the corpses stinking and rotting in the aftermath of a battle It is said that his reporting of the horrors of Scutari led to the arrival of Florence Nightingale and the advent of modern nursingHe also appears to be a humanist Whilst reporting the rampant racism displayed by the English rulers of India he wonders in a very coherent way in his writings exactly what Imperialism has done to deserve the gratitiude of the Indian populations Whilst he admires the romantic idealism and militarism of the Confederacy he openly abhors slavery In fact it was the Northern States who deprived him of his journalist's ticket because he described the First Battle of Bull Run for what it was a disastrous piece of miltary incompetence by the NorthHis writing is elouent and powerful It is thought provoking because he asks uestions about Imperialism and Racism that we are still tying to answer today Russel certainly lived an exciting life and his reports bring to life an age many moons removed from todays somewhat tepid world Loved to read those lapsed words and forgotten phraseology that took me back to a Dickensian time The reports from The Crimea are particularly vivid and must have shocked back home where I suspect factual reporting was something new Book was an enlightening read to someone with no knowledge of any of his topics Immerse yourself in life 160 years ago and consider the reality check William Russell Special Assistant To The View William Russell’s profile on LinkedIn the world's largest professional community William has jobs listed on their profile See the complete profile on LinkedIn and discover William’s William Russell Special Correspondent of The William Russell Special Correspondent of The Times Out Of Stock Product description Almost a century and a half after the first important campaign which he reported William Howard Russell is still recognised as the greatest war correspondent of all time Indeed almost single handed he invented his art Born in he grew into a world in which for the first time mass public William Russell Special Corresondent of The Times Buy William Russell Special Corresondent of The Times by Hudson Roger editor ISBN from 's Book Store Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders William Russell special correspondemce of the William Russell special correspondemce of Home WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help Search Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library Create lists bibliographies and reviews or Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you Advanced Search Find a William Russell Special Correspondent of The William Russell Special Correspondent of The Times William Russell Hardcover offers from Next Customers also viewed these products Page of Start over Page of This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading Back Stella Rose's Books WILLIAM RUSSELL SPECIAL WILLIAM RUSSELL SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT OF THE TIMES by Roger Hudson Published by Folio Society Fine condition Brown elaborately decorated pictorial cloth Bw photos Contained in original black slipcase Stock no Price William Russell Special Correspondent of The The Life of Sir William Howard Russell the First Special Correspondent; 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