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The Resource Rather outspoken : my life in the news, Dan Rather with Digby Diehl

Rather outspoken : my life in the news, Dan Rather with Digby Diehl

Label
Rather outspoken : my life in the news
Title
Rather outspoken
Title remainder
my life in the news
Statement of responsibility
Dan Rather with Digby Diehl
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This memoir by the author, one of the most pre-eminent journalists of our time, is told in a straightforward and conversational manner; you hear his distinctive voice on every page. He has won every prestigious journalism award in his distinguished career, and discusses all the big stories from his decades of reporting. This very personal accounting includes (but is certainly not limited to) his dismissal from CBS, the Abu Ghraib story, the George W. Bush Air National Guard controversy, his coverage of the JFK assassination, the origin of "Hurricane Dan" as well as inside stories about all the top personalities he has either interviewed or worked with over his remarkable career. The book also includea his thoughts and reflections on the state of journalism today and what he sees for its future, as well as never-before-revealed personal observations and commentary
Summary
The noted broadcast journalist traces his career while reflecting on the historical events of his time, sharing new insights into such topics as the Abu Ghraib scandal, the George W. Bush Air National Guard controversy, and JFK's assassination
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10075167
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 070.92
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4874.R28
LC item number
A3 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
my life in the news
Label
Rather outspoken : my life in the news, Dan Rather with Digby Diehl
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Alone -- Abu Ghraib -- George Bush and the Texas Air National Guard -- Roots -- New York, civil rights, and Dallas -- Presidents I have known, part I -- Presidents I have known, part II -- Washington, London, Vietnam -- Afghanistan -- 9/11 -- Rather v. CBS -- Reinventing Dan Rather -- Corporatization, politicization, and trivialization of the news
Control code
5561422
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 309 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781455502417
Lccn
2011052227
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn756584260
  • (OCoLC)756584260
Label
Rather outspoken : my life in the news, Dan Rather with Digby Diehl
Publication
Contents
Alone -- Abu Ghraib -- George Bush and the Texas Air National Guard -- Roots -- New York, civil rights, and Dallas -- Presidents I have known, part I -- Presidents I have known, part II -- Washington, London, Vietnam -- Afghanistan -- 9/11 -- Rather v. CBS -- Reinventing Dan Rather -- Corporatization, politicization, and trivialization of the news
Control code
5561422
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 309 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781455502417
Lccn
2011052227
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn756584260
  • (OCoLC)756584260

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