NPR logo
Historian and Journalist Hampton Sides
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1199561/1199562" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Historian and Journalist Hampton Sides

Historian and Journalist Hampton Sides

Historian and Journalist Hampton Sides
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1199561/1199562" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

He is reporting from Central Command in Qatar. Last week he wrote a piece in The New Yorker about his decision not to become "embedded" with troops. Sides is the author of the book, Ghost Soldiers: The Forgotten Epic Story of World War II's Most Dramatic Mission. He also writes for Slate.com and is a contributing editor for Outside Magazine.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.