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  • Once Upon a Distant War
  • Written by William Prochnau
  • Format: Trade Paperback | ISBN: 9780679772651
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Once Upon a Distant War

David Halberstam, Neil Sheehan, Peter Arnett--Young War Correspondents and Their Early Vietnam Battles

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Once Upon a Distance War tells the stories of such young Vietnam war correspondents as Neil Sheehan, Peter Arnett, and David Halberstam, providing a riveting chronicle of high adventure and brutal slapstick, gallantry and cynicism, as well as a vital addition to the history they shaped. "Prochnau . . . tells a Vietnam story we haven't heard before. . . . Complex, witty, and humane."--Tobias Wolff. of photos.
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Prochnau and Laura Parker write collaborative articles for Vanity Fair. They interviewed 120 passengers of Flight 1549, as well as many first responders and rescuers. Prochnau, a former national correspondent for The , Washington Posthas written three acclaimed books, including Once Upon A Distant War . Parker covered aviation for The Wa shington Postand spent 10 years as a national correspondent at USA Today. They live in Washington, D.C., where Prochnau is a contributing editor

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