Humphrey Hawksley has reported on key trends, events and conflicts from all over the world.
Humphrey Hawksley's work as a BBC foreign correspondent has taken him to crises on every continent. He was expelled from Sri Lanka, opened the BBC’s television bureau in China, arrested in Serbia and initiated a global campaign against enslaved children in the chocolate industry. The campaign continues today.
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A solid overview…informative and thought-provoking
An enthralling read
Best selling author, Prisoners of Geography
Praise for Man on Ice
Knuckle-whitening suspense…surprising twists
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Foreign correspondent, author of Man on Ice, Asian Waters, Third World War and others.
Sad news that the great Clive Cussler has passed away. What an inspiration for any writer, and, of course, those cars https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/26/books/clive-cussler-dead.html
Trump and Modi revel in mutual praise and massive adoring crowds https://ridingtheelephant.wordpress.com/2020/02/25/trump-and-modi-revel-in-mutual-praise-and-massive-adoring-crowds/ via @JElliottIndia
Humphrey Hawksley’s work as a BBC foreign correspondent has taken him to crises on every continent. He has been expelled from Sri Lanka, had death threats from several extreme regimes and traced Graham Greene’s footsteps in Sierra Leone. His passion for borders has influenced his writing with the … Read More
Borders have always fascinated me. With just one step, you can cross culture, language, food, politics and much more. Some are tense. Some are awash with welcome. Sometimes, there’s the swipe of a biometric code. Sometimes, a creaking pole across a dusty road, miles from anywhere. Here is my random … Read More