Adventures and Letters of Richard Harding Davis
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Adventures and Letters of Richard Harding Davis

By Charles Belmont Davis (editor)
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Renowned American journalist Richard Harding Davis helped define the genre of front-line reporting with his first-hand accounts of battlefield action in the Spanish-American war. Later, Davis went on to cover several additional conflicts in his inimitable style. Upon his return to the United States, he worked as a newspaper columnist for several prominent publications, where he tackled many of the toughest social issues of the day. This fascinating volume follows Davis's life on and ...

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  • ADVENTURES AND LETTERS
  • OF
  • RICHARD HARDING DAVIS
    • EDITED BY CHARLES BELMONT DAVIS
  • CONTENTS
    • CHAPTER I
    • THE EARLY DAYS
    • CHAPTER II
    • COLLEGE DAYS
    • A COMMENCEMENT IDYL
    • OUR STREET
    • CHAPTER III
    • FIRST NEWSPAPER EXPERIENCES
    • CHAPTER IV
    • NEW YORK
    • CHAPTER V
    • FIRST TRAVEL ARTICLES
    • CHAPTER VI
    • THE MEDITERRANEAN AND PARIS
    • ALFRED DE MUSSET EST MORT DANS CETTE MAISON
    • CHAPTER VII
    • FIRST PLAYS
    • TAKE ME BACK TO BROADWAY, WHERE THE ORCHIDS GROW WITH APOLOGIES TO THE WESTERN DIALECT POETS
    • A VOUS, JOHN DREW
    • CHAPTER VIII
    • CENTRAL AND SOUTH AMERICA
    • CHAPTER IX
    • MOSCOW, BUDAPEST, LONDON
    • CHAPTER X
    • CAMPAIGNING IN CUBA AND GREECE
    • CHAPTER XI
    • THE SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR
    • CHAPTER XII
    • THE BOER WAR
    • CHAPTER XIII
    • THE SPANISH AND ENGLISH CORONATIONS
    • CHAPTER XIV
    • THE JAPANESE-RUSSIAN WAR
    • CHAPTER XV
    • MOUNT KISCO
    • CHAPTER XVI
    • THE CONGO
    • CHAPTER XVII
    • A LONDON WINTER
    • CHAPTER XVIII
    • MILITARY MANOEUVRES
    • CHAPTER XIX
    • VERA CRUZ AND THE GREAT WAR
    • CHAPTER XX
    • THE LAST DAYS
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