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From the Archives: Paying Tribute to War Photographers.

Photojournalists Horst Faas and Tim Page. They compiled and edited a book of pictures by photojournalists who lost their lives covering war in Indochina and Vietnam from the 50's to the mid 70's. The book "Requiem" was published in 1997 (Random House). It features 135 different photographers including Robert Capa, Larry Burrows, and Sean Flynn.Horst Faas was an Associated Press photographer in Vietnam and Tim Page worked in Laos and Vietnam for United Press International and "Paris-Match." They were both wounded in Vietnam. Rebroadcast of 11/5/97


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