Into the field : a foreign correspondent's notebook / Tracy Dahlby.

"In this lively memoir of covering the Asian Pacific Rim, a veteran reporter for National Geographic and Newsweek tells "the stories behind the stories" that reveal the hard work, skill, and luck it takes to be a successful foreign correspondent. His real-world advice about everything...

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Main Author: Dahlby, Tracy, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Austin, TX : University of Texas Press, 2014.
Edition:First edition.
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