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The Pentagon Papers: As Published by the New…

The Pentagon Papers: As Published by the New York Times (1971)

by Neil Sheehan, Fox Butterfield (Author), E. W. Kenworthy (Author), Hedrick Smith (Author)

Other authors: Samuel Abt (Editor), Linda Amster (Chief of research), Eileen Butler (Editorial assistant), Vincent Caltagirone (Editorial assistant), Linda Charlton (Biographical sketches and highlights)13 more, Marie Courtney (Editorial assistant), Gail Fresco (Editorial assistant), Gerald Gold (Editor), James L. Greenfield (Supervision), Max Lowenthal (Assisting editor), Richard McSorley (Assisting editor), Catherine Patitucci (Editorial assistant), Renato Perez (Picture editor), Robert J. Rosenthal (Editorial assistant), Catherine L. Shea (Editorial assistant), Allan Siegal (Editor), Muriel Stokes (Editorial assistant), Leslie A. Tonner (Editorial assistant)

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Published by The New York Times in 1971, The Pentagon Papers riveted an already deeply divided nation with startling and disturbing revelations about the United States' involvement in Vietnam. The Washington Post called them "the most significant leaks of classified material in American history" and they remain relevant today as a reminder of the importance of a free press. Indeed, they are a focal point of The Post, a new film by Steven Spielberg about that era. With a new foreword by James L. Greenfield, this edition of the Pulitzer Prize winning series is sure to provoke discussion about government deception and the public's right to know, and shed some light on issues in the past and present so that we can better understand and improve the future.… (more)



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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Neil Sheehanprimary authorall editionscalculated
Butterfield, FoxAuthormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Kenworthy, E. W.Authormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Smith, HedrickAuthormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Abt, SamuelEditorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Amster, LindaChief of researchsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Butler, EileenEditorial assistantsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Caltagirone, VincentEditorial assistantsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Charlton, LindaBiographical sketches and highlightssecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Courtney, MarieEditorial assistantsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Fresco, GailEditorial assistantsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gold, GeraldEditorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Greenfield, James L.Supervisionsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lowenthal, MaxAssisting editorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
McSorley, RichardAssisting editorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Patitucci, CatherineEditorial assistantsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Perez, RenatoPicture editorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Rosenthal, Robert J.Editorial assistantsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Shea, Catherine L.Editorial assistantsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Siegal, AllanEditorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Stokes, MurielEditorial assistantsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Tonner, Leslie A.Editorial assistantsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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