On the Front Lines: Following America's Foreign Correspondents Across the Twentieth Century

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American University Press, Jan 1, 1995 - Biography & Autobiography - 346 pages
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"From Sarajevo in 1914 to Baghdad in 1990, renowned journalism and communications scholar Michael Emery reveals many of the difficulties facing foreign correspondents covering overseas events, from Richard Harding Davis and Jack London at the century's beginning to Marguerite Higgins and Peter Arnett in more recent times. At the same time, he tells the "stories behind the stories" surrounding some of the most important events and the coverage they received in the American media."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

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Contents

CHAPTER THREETHE EVE OF WORLD WAR
59
THE FAROFF
122
THE GOOD
158
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About the author (1995)

Michael Emery was a freelance correspondent for The Los Angeles Times and The Village Voice.

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