Murrow : His Life and Times (Paperback)

Author: Sperber, A. M.

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Murrow is the biography of America''s foremost broadcast journalist, Edward R. Murrow. At twenty-nine, he was the prototype of a species new to communications-an eyewitness to history with power to reach millions. His wartime radio reports from London rooftops brought the world into American homes for the first time. His legendary television documentary See It Now exposed us to the scandals and injustices within our own country. Friend of Presidents, conscience of the people, Murrow remained an enigma-idealistic, creative, self-destructive. In this portrait, based on twelve years of research, A. M. Sperber reveals the complexity and achievements of a man whose voice, intelligence, and honesty inspired a nation during its most profound and vulnerable times.

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Publisher Fordham University Press
Mfg Part# 9780823218820
SKU 30486764
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0823218821
Release Date 4/10/2007
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0795
Publisher Fordham University Press
Series Part 1
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