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    • Publication date:04 Jun 2013

Under the Wire

Beseiged and Critically Wounded, My Escape From Syria

By Paul Conroy

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Paul Conroy was born in Liverpool and joined the army at sixteen. During his seven years in the army he developed a passion for music and photography. He became involved in journalism when a group of road protestors invited him to film and shoot stills on a mission to the Balkans. Conroy ended up staying in the Balkans to shoot his own documentary. A veteran of some of the world's most dangerous warzones, his career has seen him making documentaries for the BBC and Sky, as well as becoming head of photography and film for the singer Joss Stone.

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  • ISBN: 9781782065289
  • Publication date: 05 Jun 2014
  • Page count: 336
  • Imprint: Quercus
'Gives the reader a bird's eye view into what it is like to live inside a war zone ... a compelling, if heartbreaking story' The Times. — The Times
'Impressive ... a gripping account of how the brave, racketing band of war reporters and photographers bring the human consequences of war to our breakfast tables' Sunday Times. — Sunday Times
'Searing and brilliantly written' Damien Lewis. — Damien Lewis
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