Roughing it for Front-Row Seat

Axelrod, Jim
March 2003
Television Week;3/17/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p4
Trade Publication
Presents an article relating an experience of a news correspondent who was sent as a military embed in Kuwait.


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