War on words

who should protect journalists? by Joanne M. Lisosky

Publisher: Prager in Santa Barbara, Calif

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Violence against,
  • Journalists,
  • Press and politics,
  • War correspondents,
  • Crimes against,
  • Freedom of the press
  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJoanne M. Lisosky and Jennifer Henrichsen ; foreword by Chris Cramer
    ContributionsHenrichsen, Jennifer
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN4751 .L58 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24847464M
    ISBN 109780313385575, 9780313385582
    LC Control Number2011009438

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