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ISBN: 185158840X / ISBN-13: 9781851588404

Once Upon a Distant War: Young War Correspondents and the Early Vietnam Battles

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This is an account of how a group of reporters, Mal Browne, Neil Sheehan, David Halberstam, Peter Arnett and Charles Mohr, came to Vietnam in the ... Show synopsis

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  • Once Upon a Distant War: Young War Correspondents and the Early Vietnam Battles (Mainstream Publishing) – Hardcover (1996)
    by William Prochnau

    Once Upon a Distant War: Young War Correspondents and the Early Vietnam Battles

    Hardcover, Mainstream Publishing
    1996
    English
    560 pages

    ISBN: 185158840X
    ISBN-13: 9781851588404

    This is an account of how a group of reporters, Mal Browne, Neil Sheehan, David Halberstam, Peter Arnett and Charles Mohr, came to Vietnam in the early 1960s and changed the nature of the war, the media, the country and themselves. In the beginning it was a war of spies, intrigues and exoticism, that quickly dissolved as Americans, soldiers and correspondents alike, began to learn the realities of the place. Most of the group were just learning the ropes as reporters and they had to learn fast in Vietnam. They went there to ... Show more

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