THE GREEIVWOOD LIBRARY OF AMERICAN WAD REPORTING Volume 1 : The French and Indian War; The Revolutionary War (David A. ... Volume 8: The Iraq Wars and the War on Terror & Index (Brooke Barnett) I The Greenwood Library of American War ...
Author: Ross F. Collins
Category: Military history, Modern
Violent, destructive, and murderous like nothing before or since, the world wars mobilized entire societies to support the war effort. Propaganda, censorship, security demands, and military control of press credentialing pressured the media in new and novel ways. Blacks and women became war correspondents in numbers for the first time, while live radio broadcasts and combat film and photography enabled newsmen to report the heroism, tragedy and violence of war in new, more visceral, ways.