A Reporter's Life Doc Ø 400 pages Ñ Walter cronkite

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A Reporter's Life Doc Ø 400 pages Ñ Walter cronkite Ñ IMMEDIATELY ENGROSSING A SPLENDID MEMOIR The Wall Street JournalRun don't walk to the nearest bookstore and treat yourself to the most heartwarming nostalgia producing book you will have read in many a year Ann LandersEntertaining The story of a modest man who succLl have read in many a year Ann LandersEntertaining The story of a modest man who succeeded extravagantly by remaining mostly himself His memoir is a short course on the flow of e For the most part I felt the author to be mildly to moderately cocky and arrogant in his narrative This is understandable to some degree considering the fact it's an autobiography and the natural inclination is to portrays yourself the hero but at times it was almost too much to bear While there were some moments of humility and humor freuently I felt it took on a snobbish tone and too much of it was a recounting of major events in which he participated in or people he rubbed shoulders with or enjoys an intimate relationship with elitist things he's been able to do etc etc blah blah blah; BUT hidden throughout the text at random points are really astute insights regarding politics society media news television culture and other various issues I personally think of often and I feel are of major relevance and importance today Because of this I am glad that I soldiered on and finished the book resisting my urge to put it down at times Prior to reading this book I was familiar with the name but knew very little about him overall It turns out that he was a pretty cool dude as far as this history buff is concerned; having participated in or lived through many events that interest me It's just a shame that he thought so too; lol Had his celebration of self been minimized a little I would probably have rated the book a 55 but I would still recommend the book to anyone interested in journalism or the history of his time

Walter Cronkite ´ A Reporter's Life Epub

Vents in the second half of this century events the world knows about because of Walter Cronkite's work The New York Times Book ReviewA MAIN SELECTION OF THE BOOK OF THE MONTH CLU Far interesting than I imagined Walter moved up thru the ranks to the big desk on tv When asked to travel to capture stories as they unfolded he did He traveled into many danger zones which caught me off guard because most of my viewing that I recall he was in the tv studio Read this and learn from a master

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A Reporter's LifeIMMEDIATELY ENGROSSING A SPLENDID MEMOIR The Wall Street JournalRun don't walk to the nearest bookstore and treat yourself to the most heartwarming nostalgia producing book you wi Definitely one of my favourite memoirs Walter Cronkite is as talented and influential an author as he is a reporter and his book is honest forthcoming and powerful capturing not only his career but also how he affected others throughout his life