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Arnett, Peter, Live from the Battlefield: From Vietnam to Baghdad (Simon and Schuster, 1994).

Browne, Malcolm W., The New Face of War (Bobbs-Merrill, 1965).

Browne, Malcolm W., Muddy Boots and Red Socks: A Reporter's Life (Times Books, 1993).

Cloud, Stanley and Olson, Lynne, The Murrow Boys: Pioneers on the Front Lines of Broadcast Journalism (Houghton Mifflin, 1996).

Cronkite, Walter, A Reporter's Life (Knopf, 1996).

Emerson, Gloria, Winners and Losers: Battles, Retreats, Gains, Losses and Ruins from a Long War (Random House, 1976).

Gellhorn, Martha, The View From the Ground (Granta Books, 1989).

Gellhorn, Martha, The Face of War (Atlantic Monthly Press, 1988).

Halberstam, David, The Making of a Quagmire (Random House, 1965).

Halberstam, David, The Best and the Brightest (Random House, 1972).

Hedges, Chris, War is a Force that Gives Us Meaning (Public Affairs, 2002).

Just, Ward, To What End? Report from Vietnam (Houghton Mifflin, 1968).

Library of America, ed., Reporting World War II: American Journalism 1938-1944 (Library of America, 1995).

Library of America, ed., Reporting World War II: American Jouralism 1944-1946 (Library of America, 1995).

Library of America, ed., Reporting Vietnam: American Journalism 1959-1969 (Library of America, 1998).

Library of America, ed., Reporting Vietnam: American Journalism 1969-1975 (Library of America, 1998).

Nichols, David, ed., Ernie's War: The Best of Ernie Pyle's World War II Dispatches (Simon & Schuster, 1987).

Persico, Joseph, Edward R. Murrow: An American Original (McGraw-Hill, 1988).

Rollyson, Carl E., Nothing Ever Happens to the Brave: The Story of Martha Gellhorn (St. Martin's Press, 1990).

Rooney, Andrew A., My War (Times Books, 1995).

Safer, Morley, Flashbacks: On Returning to Vietnam (Random House, 1990).

Sperber, A.M., Murrow: His Life and Times (Freundlich Books, 1988).

Wade, Betsy, ed., Forward Positions: The War Correspondence of Homer Bigart (University of Arkansas Press, 1992).

Weiner, Robert, Live from Baghdad: Making Journalism History Behind the Lines (St. Martin's Griffin, 2002).

Ernie Pyle:

Indiana Historical Society feature on Ernie Pyle

Scripps-Howard Foundation

Ernie Pyle State Historic Site

Indiana University School of Journalism: The Wartime Columns of Ernie Pyle

Edward R. Murrow:

Radio Days: Edward R. Murrow

Museum of Broadcast Communications: Edward R. Murrow

North Carolina State Library: Edward R. Murrow

Jewish Virtual Library: Edward R. Murrow's Report from Buchenwald

American Masters: Edward R. Murrow

Walter Cronkite:

NPR: Walter Cronkite Essays

Newseum: War Stories - Walter Cronkite

George Washington University: "That's The Way It Was" with Walter Cronkite

The Writing 69th

Martha Gellhorn:

Martha Gellhorn

DefenseLINK News: Martha Gellhorn Obituary

Online NewsHour: The Women Who Wrote the War

Atlantic Monthly Online: Is There A New Germany?

Andy Roooney:

Newseum: War Stories - Andy Rooney

Newseum: Holocaust: The Untold Story

Homer Bigart:

"Nazi Admiral Yields French Hospital to American Patient," by Homer Bigart
Published in the New York Herald-Tribune, August 23 1944

Capitol Hill Blue: Remembering a War Correspondent

Columbia Journalism Review: A Reporter Remembered

"Army Raids Rebel Center," by Homer Bigart
Published in the New York Times, April 6, 1958

Malcolm W. Browne:
Malcolm Browne biography

Sigma Xi: Malcolm W. Browne, 2002 Honorary Member

New York Times Learning Network: Saigon's Finale

David Halberstam:

C-SPAN: American Writers - David Halberstam

Newseum: War Stories - David Halberstam

Morley Safer "60 Minutes" - Morley Safer

Online NewsHour: Covering the War

Gloria Emerson

The Digital Journalist: "Keep Looking", by Gloria Emerson

On Their Own: Female Correspondents in Vietnam

Christiane Amanpour:

Newseum: War Stories - Christiane Amanpour
journalists/bio.asp?id=23 Christiane Amanpour biography

Amanpour's 2000 Murrow Awards Ceremony speech Transcript of Interview with Iranian President Mohammad Khatami

Peter Arnett:

The Hoya: In Focus with Peter Arnett

Newseum: War Stories - Peter Arnett

WOUB: intouch - Peter Arnett

Chris Hedges:

Religion and Ethics Newsweekly: Interview with Chris Hedges

Harper's: "A Gaza Diary: Scenes from the Palestine Uprising", by Chris Hedges

Columbia Journalism Review: What We Saw, What We Learned

Background on the Conflicts:

Crucible of Empire: The Spanish-American War

The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century

The American Experience: D-Day

The American Experience: The Battle of the Bulge

Vietnam Online

Battlefield: Vietnam

Frontline: The Gulf War

Frontline: Ambush at Mogadishu