In today's world, most people do not take part in dangerous activities during their day at work. For some people, however, facing danger is very much part of their everyday working life. These brave men and women risk their own lives to fight for us and protect us-they do The World's Most Dangerous Jobs.
In the age of 24-hour news television, some war correspondents have become media stars. In the last century, the safety of war correspondents was usually respected by both sides involved in a conflict. Not so in modern warfare. This book describes the dangerous process of reporting on war and steps correspondents take to ensure their safety.