Martha Gellhorn


Born
in St. Louis, Missouri, The United States
November 08, 1908

Died
February 15, 1998

Genre


American novelist, travel writer and journalist, considered to be one of the greatest war correspondents of the 20th century. The Martha Gellhorn Prize for Journalism is named after her.

Average rating: 3.99 · 6,084 ratings · 809 reviews · 43 distinct worksSimilar authors
Travels With Myself and Ano...

3.83 avg rating — 1,587 ratings — published 1979 — 22 editions
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The Face of War

4.34 avg rating — 634 ratings — published 1959 — 28 editions
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The View from the Ground

4.09 avg rating — 140 ratings — published 1988 — 10 editions
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A Stricken Field

3.88 avg rating — 170 ratings — published 1940 — 6 editions
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Selected Letters

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4.17 avg rating — 133 ratings — published 2006 — 7 editions
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The Trouble I've Seen

4.31 avg rating — 134 ratings — published 1936 — 6 editions
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The Weather In Africa/Three...

3.83 avg rating — 76 ratings — published 1978 — 10 editions
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Point of No Return

3.80 avg rating — 98 ratings — published 1948 — 5 editions
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The Novellas of Martha Gell...

3.95 avg rating — 43 ratings — published 1993 — 4 editions
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Liana

3.47 avg rating — 34 ratings — published 1944 — 5 editions
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More books by Martha Gellhorn…
“I know enough to know that no woman should ever marry a man who hated his mother.”
Martha Gellhorn, Selected Letters

“Nothing is better for self-esteem than survival.”
Martha Gellhorn, Travels With Myself and Another

“A broken heart is such a shabby thing, like poverty and failure and the incurable diseases which are also deforming. I hate it and am ashamed of it, and I must somehow repair this heart and put it back into its normal condition, as a tough somewhat scarred but operating organ.”
Martha Gellhorn

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