Dispatches from the Front

a history of the American war correspondent by Nathaniel Lande

Publisher: Oxford University Press in Oxford

Written in English
Cover of: Dispatches from the Front | Nathaniel Lande
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Subjects:

  • War correspondents -- United States.,
  • War -- Press coverage -- United States.,
  • Oorlogscorrespondenten.

Edition Notes

StatementNathaniel Lande
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN4784.W37 L363 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 416 p. :
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24205375M
ISBN 100195122062
ISBN 109780195122060
OCLC/WorldCa40981974

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