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About the Author
Richard Pyle covered the Vietnam War for the Associated Press for nearly five years an d was bureau chief in Saigon from 1970 to 1973. Si nce then he has covered hot spots around the world for the AP, including the Middle East and the Per sian Gulf. He is the author of Schwarzkopf: The Ma n, the Mission, the Triumph. Now based in New York , he covers politics and breaking news for the AP. Horst Faas is the Associated Press P hoto Editor for Europe, Africa, and the Middle Eas t, and is based in London. He covered the Vietnam War from 1962 to 1973 and won a Pulitzer Prize in 1965 for "daring and courageous combat photography ." He was awarded a second Pulitzer in 1972, joint ly with Michel Laurent, for pictures of prisoner e xecutions in Bangladesh. He also won the Robert Ca pa Award of the Overseas Press Club and numerous o ther awards in connection with his work in Indochi na. He is co-editor and author of the book Requiem -By the Photographers Who Died in Vietnam and Indo china.