She Was A WW II Photographer Behind Enemy Lines (Paperback)

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Meet Lieutenant Adeline Peterson, war correspondent in eleven theaters of war -- a brave, determined, and resilient woman who broke gender biases to photograph the world and document the atrocities of war.

Caught in a Black Blizzard in Oklahoma, endured swarms of locusts 

Photographed Depression-era dance marathons, visited illegal speakeasies 

Detained by a Nazi officer under gunpoint in Czechoslovakia 

Fled Paris on foot and got caught in the Blitz in London 

Photographed the Nazi takeover of Greece 

Jailed in Belgrade by the Gestapo

Photographed the first bomb to fall on Moscow 

Torpedoed at sea in North Africa in a convoy headed to

Hit by Junker planes in a B-17 Flying Fortress 

Stowed away on a hospital ship during D-Day and arrested 
for disobeying orders 

Witnessed machine-gun fire during the liberation of France 

Almost hit by Japanese snipers on Mt. Suribachi in Iwo Jima 

Arrested for disobeying orders during the battle of Okinawa 

First war correspondent to document the liberation of the 
Buchenwald concentration camp 

Toured Mengele's torture chambers after the liberation of the 
Dachau concentration camp 

Witnessed Disease X after the atomic bombing of Nagasaki

Photographed refugee's after the war for the Quakers.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781732074118
ISBN-10: 1732074119
Publisher: Walter J. Willey Book Co.
Publication Date: June 1st, 2018
Pages: 462
Language: English


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