My Aim is True: a Soldier/Journalist's Inner Conflict

Putnam, Bill
September 2005
Columbia Journalism Review;Sep/Oct2005, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p16
Presents the author's experiences in working as a U.S. Army photojournalist during the Iraq War. Lessons learned by the photojournalist from working in Iraq; Challenges encountered by the photojournalist; Scenes taken by the photojournalist.


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