Light and Shadow
by Mark Colvin
Editor: Melbourne University Press
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Mark Colvin is a legendary broadcasterHe is the voice of ABC Radio’s leading voice in the current H business program; he was one of the founders of the youth revolutionary broadcaster Double J; he initiated The World of Today’s Hui; and he is one of the most popular and influential journalists in the twittersphere.The brand has been covering local and global events for more than four decades.He reported on wars, royal marriages and everything in between.In the middle of all this, he discovered that his father was a spy from MI6.Shadow and light is the incredible story of a father who leads a secret war against communism during the Cold War, when his son comes of age as a journalist during the tumultuous Whitlam and Fraser years and embarks on the risky career of a correspondent abroad.The brand has witnessed some of the most significant events that are changing the world, including the American hostage crisis in Iran, the intensification of the First Gulf War in Iraq and the aftermath of the horrific genocide in Rwanda.But when he contracted a fatal disease working in the fields, his life changed forever.Mark Colvin is captivating memory takes you inside the cover of great news events and gently navigates to the complexity of his father, a double life.
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