1969 1st year edition; Thomas Nelson publishers, Sydney; hardbound in crimson red boards with cream lettering along spine; very good condition with unmarked pages; dust jacket good with very minor wear at edges.
Wilfred Graham Burchett (16 September 1911 – 27 September 1983) was an Australian journalist known for his reporting of conflicts in Asia and his Communist sympathies. He was the first foreign correspondent to enter Hiroshima after the atomic bomb was dropped, and he attracted controversy for his activities during the Korean and Vietnam Wars.
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Wilfred Burchett is a veteran journalist who has become widely recognised as a keen observer and an authority on Southeast Asian affairs. For a large part of his 28 years as a foreign correspondent for such newspapers as The Times, The Guardian, the Daily Express, Ce Soir and L'Humanite, Burchett has seen more of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam and the National Liberation Front than any other Westerner alive, living with the fighting units of the Vietcong...