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The ferocious journalist who gave as good she got: How Martha Gellhorn was Hemingway's toughest contender

Martha Gellhorn (with Ernest Hemingway)


Martha Gellhorn--fine war correspondent and one of Ernest Hemingway's wives. She is the only woman to have divorced him, instead of his usual pattern of divorcing them.


Martha Gellhorn covered every major conflict from the Spanish Civil War through Vietnam, but her reputation as a journalist was sometimes overshadowed by her marriage to one of the great American writers, Ernest Hemingway.

from the Guardian

The 10 best female pioneers

Martha Gellhorn


Ernest Hemingway and Martha Gellhorn

I have no intention of being a footnote in someone else's life. martha gellhorn on hemingway

from Socks On An Octopus

Quote Of The Day: June 11, 2014

Quote Of The Day: June 11, 2014 - Nothing is better for self-esteem than survival. — Martha Gellhorn, “Travels with Myself and Another: A Memoir” (1978) by Martha Gellhorn