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David Brinkley

David Brinkley

David Brinkley

by David Brinkley

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Published by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English

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  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7680145M
    ISBN 100517175088
    ISBN 109780517175088

    All books written by Douglas Brinkley; Best-selling Author, Professor of History at Rice University, and CNN's Presidential Historian. David Brinkley, icon of the American airwaves, has written his autobiography, a classic American story which overlaps with some of the great events and important personages of the era. From playing poker with Truman to riding the rails with Churchill to walking the beaches with D-Day veterans, readers are privy to some of Brinkley's most /5(2).

    David Brinkley was born in Wilmington, North Carolina, and was educated at the University of North Carolina and Vanderbilt University. After his Army service in World War II, he worked for United Press and then joined NBC, where he would launch The Huntley-Brinkley Report with Chet Huntley in and then co-anchor NBC Nightly News with John Chancellor. David Brinkley was there and saw it all. In the “sour-lovable manner” (Mark Feeney, Boston Globe) of storytelling that he perfected, and in a narrative style that is both “hilarious and instructive” (George Will), Brinkley’s Beat gives us his vivid recollections and the intelligence, acuity, /5(1).

    The author of the book: David Brinkley Format files: PDF, EPUB The size of the: MB Language: English ISBN Edition: Random House Large Print Date of issue: 11/1/ David Brinkley was there and saw it all. In the "sour-lovable manner" (Mark Feeney, Boston Globe) of storytelling that he perfected, and in a narrative style that is both "hilarious and instructive" (George Will), Brinkley's Beat gives us his vivid recollections and the intelligence, acuity, and clear-sightedness on which his unimpeachable.


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David Brinkley Hardcover – Octo by David Brinkley (Author)Cited by: 1. David Brinkley, icon of the American airwaves, has written his autobiography, a classic American story which overlaps with some of the great events and important personages of the era.

From playing poker with Truman to riding the rails with Churchill to walking the beaches with D-Day veterans, readers are privy to some of Brinkley's most priceless remembrances.

of photos/5. Online shopping from a great David Brinkley book at Books Store. David Brinkley: 11 Presidents, 4 Wars, 22 Political Conventions, 1 Moon Landing, 3 Assassinations, 2, Weeks of News and Other Stuff on Television and 18 Years David Brinkley book Growing Up in North Carolina.

David Brinkley: A Memoir Paperback – October 8, by David Brinkley (Author)/5(20). David Brinkley wrote a splendid eyewitness account of the transformation of Washington, D.C. from a sleepy southern city into a major world capital in a very few years.

As in his reporting, he had a keen eye and ear for colorful details. Brinkley's description of his reaction to the sickly appearance of FDR was vintage Brinkley/5(35). David Brinkley: 11 Presidents, 4 Wars, 22 Political Conventions, 1 Moon Landing, 3 Assassinations, 2, Weeks of News and Other Stuff on Television and 18 Years of Growing up in North Carolina.

David Brinkley. Out of Stock. Quotes by David Brinkley “A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.” ― David Brinkley “A successful person is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at him or her.”/5.

David Brinkley wrote a splendid eyewitness account of the transformation of Washington, D.C. from a sleepy southern city into a major world capital in a very few years.

As in his reporting, he had a keen eye and ear for colorful details. Brinkley's description of his reaction to /5(31). AP U.S. History. Click link to open resource.

34 rows  Douglas Brinkley (born Decem ) is an American author, Katherine Tsanoff Born: Decem (age 58), Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. In this book, veteran journalist David Brinkley presented a multitude of topics that collectively painted a picture of war-time Washington.

His use of descriptive language, coupled by his lively narratives, made him a skilled storyteller and this book a fascinating read.4/5. Washington Goes to War by Brinkley, David and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Pulsing with fresh new research, Douglas Brinkley’s latest book captures that Cold War moment when America made a magnificent leap into the heavens.

Brinkley weaves the presidency, biography, and science into a gripping narrative, rewarding readers with a tour-de-force of the Space Race.

This is history at its best.”. David Brinkley, Author Alfred A Knopf Inc $25 (p) ISBN Born David McClure Brinkley, Jin Wilmington, NC; died after complications from a fall, Jin Houston, TX.

Broadcast journalist. Veteran American newscaster David Brinkley helped define an entire era of television news reporting. More editions of David Brinkley: David Brinkley: A Memoir: ISBN () Softcover, G K Hall & Co, ; David Brinkley: ISBN () Hardcover, Random House Value Publishing, David Brinkley, icon of the American airwaves, has written his autobiography, a classic American story which overlaps with some of the great events and important personages of the era.

From playing poker with Truman to riding the rails with Churchill to walking the beaches with D-Day veterans, readers are privy to some of Brinkley's most priceless remembrances. of photos/5(). David Brinkley once said TV journalists simply find out what's happening and tell what they've seen.

In his fourth book, completed shortly before his death in June, Brinkley does more: he also tells us what he was thinking.

Brinkley's Beat: People, Places and Events That Shaped My Time, eschews any. David Brinkley, icon of the American airwaves, has written his autobiography, a classic American story which overlaps with some of the great events and important personages of the era.

From playing poker with Truman to riding the rails with Churchill to walking the beaches with D-Day veterans, readers are privy to some of Brinkley's most priceless.

David McClure Brinkley: Mini Bio (1) Brinkley hosted This Week with David Brinkley from until his retirement in Inhe won a Peabody Award for his report on the 50th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. As a news analyst, Brinkley was known for his terse, biting comments and his dry wit.

Douglas Brinkley has books on Goodreads with ratings. Douglas Brinkley’s most popular book is The Great Deluge: Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans. Editorial Reviews. The subtitle of David Brinkley's engaging, if idiosyncratic, memoir suggests both the range f the book's contents and its wry tone: 11 Presidents, 4 Wars, 22 Political Conventions, 1 Moon Landing, 3 Assassinations, 2, Weeks of News and Other Stuff on Television and 18 years of growing up in North is not so much an autobiography as a loosely Pages: Find thousands of LDS books, movies, music and more.

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