Miller Center

David Halberstam

Speaker: David Halberstam
Date: November 1, 1982
Description
Reporter for newspapers in the South, including the Nashville Tennessean (1955-1960). In 1960 he began reporting from the Congo for the New York Times before becoming the Times correspondent in Saigon, South Vietnam, in 1962. In 1965, he published The Making of a Quagmire that drew upon his experience in Vietnam.

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