The Resource ""This Is Berlin""

""This Is Berlin""

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""This Is Berlin""
Title
""This Is Berlin""
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The legendary CBS news journalist's selection of iconic World War II radio broadcasts from countries throughout Europe. William L.-Shirer was the first journalist hired by CBS to cover World War II in Europe, and he worked there for over a decade as a news broadcaster. This book compiles two and a half years' worth of wartime broadcasts from Shirer's time on the ground during World War II. He was with Nazi forces when Hitler invaded Austria and made it a part of Germany under the Anchluss; he was also the first to report back to the United States on the armistice between France and Nazi forces in June of 1940. His daily roundup of news from Paris, Vienna, Berlin, Rome, and London, which documented Nazi Germany and the conditions of countries under invasion and at war, became famous for its gripping urgency. Shirer brought a sense of immediacy to the war for listeners in the United States and worldwide, and his later books, including the seminal Rise and Fall of the Third Reich, became definitive works on World War II history. This collection of Shirer's radio broadcasts offers all the original suspense and vivid storytelling of the time, bringing World War II to life for a modern audience
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Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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Shirer, William L
Dewey number
940.53
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Radio broadcasting, German
Target audience
adult
Label
""This Is Berlin""
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Publication
Distribution
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12209921
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780795344077
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12209921
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12209921
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
""This Is Berlin""
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12209921
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780795344077
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12209921
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12209921
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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