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War correspondents

life under fire

by Magdalena Alagna

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Rosen Central in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Journalism -- Vocational guidance.,
  • War correspondents.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 61) and index.

    StatementMagdalena Alagna.
    SeriesExtreme careers
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN4797 .A42 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3554100M
    ISBN 100823937984
    LC Control Number2002007467
    OCLC/WorldCa49853189

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