A Journey with Refugees - a new edition of this seminal book, now with a new introduction by the author on the current crisis
Caroline Moorehead is the biographer of Bertrand Russell, Freya Stark, Iris Origo and Martha Gellhorn. Her book on the French Resistance, Village of Secrets, was a Sunday Times bestseller and was shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize in 2014. Her most recent book, A Bold and Dangerous Family, was shortlisted for the Costa Biography Award. She lives in London.
A shattering book, meticulously researched, humane and utterly
heartbreaking * Observer *
Heartbreaking... Urgent... Terrifying * Guardian *
This is one of those books that will sooner or later change the future * Sunday Times *
Strong in its condemnations and unflinching in its gaze, Human Cargo is also, mercifully, rich in humanity and examples of the indomitable nature of the human spirit * Independent on Sunday *
Caroline Moorehead knows how to grip the reader's attention and haunt their dreams * Sunday Telegraph *