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Journalist, eyewitness to history.

Herbert Brucker

Journalist, eyewitness to history.

by Herbert Brucker

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Journalism,
  • Journalism -- Vocational guidance

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCareer book series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN4775 .B735
    The Physical Object
    Pagination211 p.
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5853792M
    LC Control Number62014794

    “James Verini’s book stands comparison with the pathbreaking works of modern war journalism that meld into great literature. One has to go back to the Vietnam War and Michel Herr’s Dispatches to find such a vivid, poignant, and historically grounded narrative of an appalling war; a war caused no little by the misdeeds, missteps, and malevolence of the myriad powers and .   A Modern History of Japan From Tokugawa Times to the Present, Andrew Gordon. Gordon picks up exactly where Sansom’s leaves off—at the end of the Tokugawa shogunate and the beginning of the Meiji era. This book fills in the gap between the opening of Japan and World War II that many other history books skim : Iain Maloney.

      Journalist Ted Koppel is the Haas Center Distinguished Visitor. Koppel has embodied the term “eyewitness to history.” He has covered, among other historic events, John F. Kennedy’s. Other Evidence: Jesus' death, the missing body, eyewitness accounts, and claims of personal encounters. The Case for Christ reads like a captivating, fast-paced novel. But, it's not fiction. It's a riveting journey to the truth about the most remarkable event in history: the death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus Christ/5().

    A Skeptic Reviews the Century: Books: In the final volume of his memoirs, journalist-author William Shirer offers eyewitness accounts of almost mythic events and personalities. A former journalist, historian Rod Gragg is director of the Center for Military and Veterans Studies at Coastal Carolina University, where he also serves as an adjunct professor of history. His works have earned the Fletcher Pratt Award, the James I. Robertson Award, and other honors, and have been selected for the Book-of-the-Month Club, the /5(30).


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