By Lynda Schuster

From a former Wall road Journal international correspondent, an exuberant memoir of lifestyles, love, and transformation at the frontlines of conflicts round the world

Growing up in Seventies Detroit, Lynda Schuster felt sure lifestyles was once taking place somewhere else. And once she graduated from highschool, she got down to locate it.

Dirty Wars and Polished Silver
is Schuster’s tale of her lifestyles in another country as a overseas correspondent in war-torn international locations, and, later, because the spouse of a U.S. Ambassador. It chronicles her time engaged on a kibbutz in Israel, reporting on uprisings in important the United States and a monetary predicament in Mexico, dodging rocket hearth in Lebanon, and grieving the lack of her first husband, a fellow reporter, who was once killed in simple terms ten months after their wedding.

But even after her moment marriage, to a U.S. diplomat, all of the black-tie events and private employees and genteel “Ambassatrix university” grooming on the planet couldn't safeguard her from the violence of war.

Equal elements gripping and captivating, Dirty Wars and Polished Silver is a narrative approximately one woman’s quest for self-discovery—only to discover herself, suddenly, kind of again the place she began: wiser, saner, extra resolved. And with all her limbs intact.

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