The Resource Cronkite, Douglas Brinkley

Cronkite, Douglas Brinkley

Label
Cronkite
Title
Cronkite
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Brinkley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Douglas Brinkley presents the definitive, revealing biography of an American legend: renowned news anchor Walter Cronkite
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brinkley, Douglas
Dewey number
  • 070.4092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4874.C84
LC item number
B75 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cronkite, Walter
  • Television journalists
Target audience
adult
Label
Cronkite, Douglas Brinkley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [691]-774) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. The making of a reporter. Missouri boy ; Houston youth ; Learning a trade ; Making of a unipresser -- pt. II. The second World War. Gearing up for Europe ; The writing sixty-ninth ; Dean of the air war -- Gliding to V-E Day ; From the Nuremberg trials to Russia -- pt. III. Cold War broadcaster. Infancy of TV news ; Election night and UNIVAC ; Mr. CBS utility man ; The Huntley and Brinkley challenge ; Torch is passed ; New space frontier on CBS -- pt. IV. Anchorman. Anchorman of Camelot. The Kennedy assassination ; Who's afraid of the Nielsen Ratings? ; Paley's attempted smackdown ; Civil rights and Project Gemini ; What to do about Vietnam? ; The Tet offensive -- pt. V. Top game. Calm and chaos of 1968 ; Mr. Moon Shot ; Avatar of Earth Day ; The Nixon-versus-CBS war ; Reportable truth in the age of Nixon ; Fan clubs, stalkers, and political good-byes ; A time to heal ; Live with Jimmy Carter -- pt. VI. The spokesperson. Retirement blues ; Struggling elder statesman ; Defiant liberal ; "The world's oldest reporter" ; The new millennium ; Electronic Uncle Sam
Control code
ocn757482911
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 819 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780061374265
Lccn
2011051467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
B C8812 ; XX-AB ; DI ; N1206BT.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 757482911
  • (Sirsi) 757482911
  • (OCoLC)757482911
Label
Cronkite, Douglas Brinkley
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [691]-774) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. The making of a reporter. Missouri boy ; Houston youth ; Learning a trade ; Making of a unipresser -- pt. II. The second World War. Gearing up for Europe ; The writing sixty-ninth ; Dean of the air war -- Gliding to V-E Day ; From the Nuremberg trials to Russia -- pt. III. Cold War broadcaster. Infancy of TV news ; Election night and UNIVAC ; Mr. CBS utility man ; The Huntley and Brinkley challenge ; Torch is passed ; New space frontier on CBS -- pt. IV. Anchorman. Anchorman of Camelot. The Kennedy assassination ; Who's afraid of the Nielsen Ratings? ; Paley's attempted smackdown ; Civil rights and Project Gemini ; What to do about Vietnam? ; The Tet offensive -- pt. V. Top game. Calm and chaos of 1968 ; Mr. Moon Shot ; Avatar of Earth Day ; The Nixon-versus-CBS war ; Reportable truth in the age of Nixon ; Fan clubs, stalkers, and political good-byes ; A time to heal ; Live with Jimmy Carter -- pt. VI. The spokesperson. Retirement blues ; Struggling elder statesman ; Defiant liberal ; "The world's oldest reporter" ; The new millennium ; Electronic Uncle Sam
Control code
ocn757482911
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 819 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780061374265
Lccn
2011051467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
B C8812 ; XX-AB ; DI ; N1206BT.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 757482911
  • (Sirsi) 757482911
  • (OCoLC)757482911

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