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William Prochnau, author : Once upon a distant war : book review

Author: William W Prochnau; Public Affairs Video Archives.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : C-SPAN : [Distributed by] C-SPAN Archives at Purdue University, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
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Mr. Prochnau discussed his book, Once Upon a Distant War: Young War Correspondents and the Early Vietnam Battles, published by Times Books. The book is about the six correspondents from various newspapers and news services who were sent to cover the Vietnam War in its early years. Peter Arnett and Neil Sheehan are among those covered.
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Named Person: William W Prochnau; Neil Sheehan; David Halberstam; Malcolm W Browne; Peter Arnett
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: William W Prochnau; Public Affairs Video Archives.
OCLC Number: 35088117
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Title from opening credits.
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Credits: Director Brett Betsill.
Performer(s): Interviewer: Brian Lamb; Interviewee : William Prochnau.
Event notes: Recorded December 8, 1995. Broadcast on the television program: Booknotes on January 14, 1996.
Description: 1 videocassette (57 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Booknotes (Television program)
Responsibility: C-SPAN.

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Mr. Prochnau discussed his book, Once Upon a Distant War: Young War Correspondents and the Early Vietnam Battles, published by Times Books. The book is about the six correspondents from various newspapers and news services who were sent to cover the Vietnam War in its early years. Peter Arnett and Neil Sheehan are among those covered.

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