Review: WAR TORN: STORIES OF WAR FROM THE WOMEN REPORTERS WHO COVERED VIETNAM by Tad Bartimus, Denby Fawcett, Jurate Kazickas, Edith Lederer, Ann Bryan Mariano, Anne Morrissy Merick, Laura Palmer, Kate Webb, Tracy Wood

Tina of Tutu’s Two Cents recently read War Torn: Stories of War from the Women Reporters who Covered Vietnam by Tad Bartimus, Denby Fawcett, Jurate Kazickas, Edith Lederer, Ann Bryan Mariano, Anne Morrissy Merick, Laura Palmer, Kate Webb, Tracy Wood for the challenge.  Here’s an excerpt of her review:

I was especially struck by their insistence of getting the word out about what the average GI was really going through, by trying to get to know them, convincing field commanders to let them accompany troops in the field, and then report about soldier’s heroism, fears, and battlefield wisdom.

Read the full review.

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1 Comment

  1. This book looks great! Thanks for the review! I think I’ll try to pick it up!


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