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Heroes / John Pilger
Bib ID 3079212
Format BookBook
Author
Pilger, John
 
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Description Cambridge, Mass. : South End Press, c2001 
xx, 633 p. : ill. ; 20 cm. 
ISBN 0896086674
0896086666
Full contents
  • I. Australia. 1. Uttering unlawful oaths. 2. A new Britannia
  • II. Visitor to Britain. 3. Days of hope. 4. Country folk. 5. The miners. 6. A little bit of humanity. 7. Invisible people. 8. Anne Frank with a telephone. 9. Cashing in. 10. Fighting back
  • III. America. 11. Heroes: Chasing the dream, The boys of Beallsville, 'Suckers'. 12. Saviours: Bobby, George, Johnnie and Tim, Jerry, The Rock. 13. Un-Americans: For God and country, Pyramid Lake is dying, On the road
  • IV. Vietnam. 14. Dreamland. 15. History as illusion. 16. Hearts and minds. 17. The last day. 18. The price. 19. The boat people. 20. Follies. 21. A noble cause. 22. Revenge. 23. Coming back
  • V. Africa. 24. Skin deep. 25. Smithers of the river. 26. 'No story down there'
  • VI. Joi Bangla! (Long live Bengal!). 27. Lakhs and crores. 28. 'Watch out at the Oval!'. 29. 'Thank you all so much for coming!'. 30. Basket cases
  • VII. Palestine. 31. Exodus. 32. Unspeakables. 33. Diaspora. 34. Going home
  • VIII. Cambodia.
  • 35. Year Zero. 36. 'Is there no pity?'. 37. Year One. 38. Year Ten
  • IX. At their Risk. 39. A Prague spring. 40. Heroes of the Soviet Union
 
Notes

Originally published: London : J. Cape, c1986.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Pilger, John.  |  Journalists -- Australia -- Biography.

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