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Memory is often less about the truth than about what we want it to be.

 
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David Halberstam
David Halberstam
  • Born: April 10, 1934
  • Died: April 23, 2007
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Journalist

David Halberstam was an American journalist and historian, known for his work on the Vietnam War, politics, history, the Civil Rights Movement, business, media, American culture, and later, sports journalism. He won a Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting in 1964. Halberstam was killed in a car crash in 2007, while doing research for a book.

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