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Author Keever, Beverly Deepe.

Title Death zones and darling spies : seven years of Vietnam War reporting / Beverly Deepe Keever.

Imprint Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c2013.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    070.44995 KEE    Available
Description xvii, 337 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Studies in war, society, and the military
Studies in war, society, and the military.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-323) and index.
Contents Introduction: from midwest dustbowl to mystical Vietnam -- The people's war -- Rice-roots reporting -- "The world's first helicopter war" -- The rise and fall of frontier forts -- Two ill-fated presidents -- "The United States will lose Southeast Asia" -- Americanizing the war -- Her story as history too -- "Destroy the town to save it" -- From Khe Sanh to the "virtual equivalent of treason" -- Two "darling spies" and I -- Appendix 1: author's Vietnam articles in U.S. publications -- Appendix 2: author's 1966 New York herald tribune series (inserted into the Congressional record by Senator Mike Mansfield).
Subject Keever, Beverly Deepe -- Travel -- Vietnam.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Press coverage -- United States.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Journalists.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives, American.
Women war correspondents -- Vietnam.
ISBN 9780803222618 paperback alkaline paper
0803222610 paperback alkaline paper

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