How CNN fought the War: A View from the Inside

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Publisher
A Birch Lane Press Book by Carol Publishing Group
Metadata
ISBN
1559720832
Collection
Part of Stetson Kennedy Library
Year
1991
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Description

The author, Major General Perry M. Smith is retired U.S. Air Force and CNN Military Analyst.

In this book the author, CNN's leading Military Analyst during the Gulf War, provides an expose of the various ways in which military tactics and reporting intersected during this war in ways they never had before. Maj. Gen. Smith presents both the weaknesses of the media in missing certain stories during the war and also the Military's own downfalls during the campaign.