By Henry W. Nevinson,John Masefield

ISBN-10: 0571300405

ISBN-13: 9780571300402

Henry Woodd Nevinson (1856-1941) used to be a student and socialist who chanced on his m�tier at the cusp of the 20 th century, as a struggle correspondent who could cross directly to chronicle the main wars and civil conflicts of his time, from South Africa and Russia to India and the Balkans. Reporting from the Western entrance in 1918 he was once wounded on the Dardanelles. Nevinson's paintings used to be marked by means of a robust experience of judgment of right and wrong and underscored by way of activism: directing aid paintings in Macedonia and Albania, campaigning opposed to the dreadful mistreatment of bonded labourers in Portuguese Angola, and aiding lady suffrage in Britain. (He could marry the suffragette Evelyn Sharp.)

Nevinson wrote 3 volumes of autobiography: Changes and probabilities (1923), More alterations, extra possibilities (1925), and Last adjustments, final Chances (1928). Fire of Life, first released in 1935, is knowledgeable abridgement of this trilogy.

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