Summary: journalist and author who wrote about the effects of war on Americans, Vietnamese, and Palestinians, who wrote about ordinary people and soldiers ground up by the machinery of war in places like Vietnam, Gaza, and Algeria, who was handicapped by a leg injury and had Parkinson's disease.
Cause of Death: Suicide by unknown method
Born: May 19, 1929
Died: August 4, 2004
Location: New York City, New York