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In July 1947, fresh out of college and long before he would win the Pulitzer Prize and become known as one of America's finest historians, Stanley Karnow boarded a freighter bound for France, planning to stay for the summer. He stayed for ten years, first as a student and later as a correspondent for Time magazine. By the time he left, Karnow knew Paris so intimately that his French colleagues dubbed him "le plus parisien des Am

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Stanley Karnow is the author of, among other books, the bestselling Vietnam: A History and the Pulitzer Prize-winning In Our Image: America and the Philippines. He lives outside of Washington, D.C.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780307761514
Publisher:
Crown Publishing Group
Publication Date:
20110810
Author:
Karnow, Stanley
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
368

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