Once Upon a Distance War tells the stories of such young Vietnam war correspondents as Neil Sheehan, Peter Arnett, and David Halberstam, providing a riveting chronicle of high adventure and brutal slapstick, gallantry and cynicism, as well as a vital addition to the history they shaped. "Prochnau . . . tells a Vietnam story we haven’t heard before. . . . Complex, witty, and humane."–Tobias Wolff. of photos.
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About William Prochnau
William Prochnau and Laura Parker write collaborative articles for Vanity Fair. They interviewed 120 passengers of Flight 1549, as well as many first responders and rescuers. Prochnau, a former national correspondent for The , Washington Posthas written three acclaimed books,… More about William Prochnau
Published by Vintage Aug 27, 1996| 576 Pages| 5-3/16 x 8| ISBN 9780679772651