This volume concentrates on journalistic reports about main war phases, starting from World War I through to the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Various combat situations of World War II are portrayed. Other topics are: the Korean War, tragedies in the Middle East, the neighbour struggles of India and Pakistan, and the Vietnam fiasco. Journalists, who earned the Pulitzer Prize for their war reporting, often risked their life when covering battle scenes. The book presents all relevant award-winning reports.
Heinz-Dietrich Fischer, Ed.D., Ph.D., is professor emeritus at the Ruhr University of Bochum, Germany.