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Death Zones and Darling Spies: Seven Years of Vietnam War Reporting

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Chosen for 2015 One Book One Nebraska

In 1961, equipped with a master’s degree from famed Columbia Journalism School and letters of introduction to Associated Press bureau chiefs in Asia, twenty-six-year-old Beverly Deepe set off on a trip around the world. Allotting just two weeks to South Vietnam, she was still there seven years later, having then earned the distinction o
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Paperback, 360 pages
Published May 1st 2013 by University of Nebraska Press (first published January 1st 2013)
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Peggy Fegler
Jun 25, 2015 Peggy Fegler rated it liked it
It was an interesting factual account of the early years of the Vietnam War. It was a hard read and I finished it only because it was for a book discussion group. The idea that kept bombarding me is why did the US go into Iraq after the debacle we had in Vietnam. "Fool me once shame on you. Fool me twice shame on me."
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A very readable insightful book that the current leaders of the United States or anyone who seeks to lead should read.
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This book is a One book Nebraska book and is wonderfully written! Highly recommend this book!!
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Informative...but emotionally draining, the waste of it all. War never changes.
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