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Reporting World War II

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Reporting World War II

American Journalism 1944-1946: American Journalism

By Samuel Hynes (Compiled by); Anne Matthews (Compiled by); Nancy Caldwell Sorel (Compiled by)

Library of America, Hardcover, 9781883011055, 950pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 1995

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Description
Featuring detailed coverage of the events taking place in Europe and the Pacific, as well as those on the homefront, Part Two of this reference features writings by Howard K. Smith, William L. Shirer, Margaret Bourke-White, Edward R. Murrow, and others. Bill Maudlin's Up Front and Hiroshima by John Hersey are included in their entirety. Chronology; photos; maps; notes; glossary. 190 cartoons.


About the Author
Samuel Hynes is Woodrow Wilson Professor of Literature emeritus at Princeton University. He was a Marines Corps pilot in World War II and the Korean Conflict. Anne Matthews has served on the faculties of Princeton, Columbia, and New York University, and she was the first woman to direct the Princeton Writing Program. Nancy Caldwell Sorel (1934-2015) was the author of The Women Who Wrote the War, among other works. Roger J. Spiller is George C. Marshall Distinguished Professor of Military History (retired) at the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.
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