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The Resource The making of an ink-stained wretch : half a century pounding the political beat, Jules Witcover

The making of an ink-stained wretch : half a century pounding the political beat, Jules Witcover

Label
The making of an ink-stained wretch : half a century pounding the political beat
Title
The making of an ink-stained wretch
Title remainder
half a century pounding the political beat
Statement of responsibility
Jules Witcover
Title variation
Ink-stained wretch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The jovial Witcover, one of the original "boys on the bus," traces his path across 56 years or political reporting and analysis. His insider memoir looks at the changing role and style of reporters, commentators, and other shapers of public opinion and gives a personal gloss to public events spanning administrations from Eisenhower to George W. Bush. Sixteen pages bear b&w photos of Witcover with family and the famous. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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265394
Cataloging source
DLC
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Witcover, Jules
Dewey number
  • 070.92
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4874.W6824
LC item number
A3 2005
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Witcover, Jules
  • Journalists
Target audience
adult
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half a century pounding the political beat
Label
The making of an ink-stained wretch : half a century pounding the political beat, Jules Witcover
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes 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
An unlikely beginning -- Destination Washington -- Covering the center ring -- Politics at last -- Nixon and me -- Reserved seat on the bus -- Getting to know Bobby -- Surviving 1968, and branching out -- Escape to the L.A. Times -- Dirty tricks and disappointments -- The Post: Watergate and Agnew -- Lust and other bumps in the road -- The Star: Good Cop, Bad Cop -- Time marches in-and out -- New Home, at the Evening Sun -- Tracking Quayle and Clinton -- The Sun: Endings and beginnings -- On my own again -- One more campaign -- The way we were, and are
Control code
58807340
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 343 pages, plates
Isbn
9780801882470
Lccn
2005009012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The making of an ink-stained wretch : half a century pounding the political beat, Jules Witcover
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes 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
An unlikely beginning -- Destination Washington -- Covering the center ring -- Politics at last -- Nixon and me -- Reserved seat on the bus -- Getting to know Bobby -- Surviving 1968, and branching out -- Escape to the L.A. Times -- Dirty tricks and disappointments -- The Post: Watergate and Agnew -- Lust and other bumps in the road -- The Star: Good Cop, Bad Cop -- Time marches in-and out -- New Home, at the Evening Sun -- Tracking Quayle and Clinton -- The Sun: Endings and beginnings -- On my own again -- One more campaign -- The way we were, and are
Control code
58807340
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 343 pages, plates
Isbn
9780801882470
Lccn
2005009012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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