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The Resource A complex fate : William L. Shirer and the American century, Ken Cuthbertson

A complex fate : William L. Shirer and the American century, Ken Cuthbertson

Label
A complex fate : William L. Shirer and the American century
Title
A complex fate
Title remainder
William L. Shirer and the American century
Statement of responsibility
Ken Cuthbertson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first biography of one of the most provocative and influential American journalists and historians of the twentieth century
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
MvI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cuthbertson, Ken
Dewey number
070.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3537.H913
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shirer, William L.
  • Novelists, American
  • Journalists
  • War correspondents
Label
A complex fate : William L. Shirer and the American century, Ken Cuthbertson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 491-540) 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
Midwestern beginnings -- Cedar Rapids -- More questions than answers -- Paris -- The world's dizziest newspaper -- Gabardine trenchcoats and late-night trains -- Vienna: a capital without a nation -- "SHIRER FLY INDIA" -- Mahatma Gandhi -- Termination -- From Paris to Berlin -- The nightmare years -- A change of direction -- An unlikely duo -- Return to Vienna -- "We now take you to London..." -- Radio news comes of age -- The gathering clouds of war -- A Pandora's box of horrors -- War on the western front -- Hitler ascendant -- Auf wiedersehen, Berlin -- Berlin diary -- The price of fame -- Change and confusion -- The banality of evil -- Changing times -- Tides of intolerance -- "Pride ruined the angels" -- Signing off at CBS -- "May his voice be heard again" -- Blacklisted -- End of an affair -- A book for the ages -- "The transientness of our existence" -- An ending and a new beginning -- Memoirs -- A twenty-year-old mind in an eighty-year-old body -- Tenacious to the end -- The final act
Control code
sky274625731
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 548 pages
Isbn
9780773545441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
[16] unnumbered pages of photos, illustrations, portraits, facsimiles
Label
A complex fate : William L. Shirer and the American century, Ken Cuthbertson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 491-540) 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
Midwestern beginnings -- Cedar Rapids -- More questions than answers -- Paris -- The world's dizziest newspaper -- Gabardine trenchcoats and late-night trains -- Vienna: a capital without a nation -- "SHIRER FLY INDIA" -- Mahatma Gandhi -- Termination -- From Paris to Berlin -- The nightmare years -- A change of direction -- An unlikely duo -- Return to Vienna -- "We now take you to London..." -- Radio news comes of age -- The gathering clouds of war -- A Pandora's box of horrors -- War on the western front -- Hitler ascendant -- Auf wiedersehen, Berlin -- Berlin diary -- The price of fame -- Change and confusion -- The banality of evil -- Changing times -- Tides of intolerance -- "Pride ruined the angels" -- Signing off at CBS -- "May his voice be heard again" -- Blacklisted -- End of an affair -- A book for the ages -- "The transientness of our existence" -- An ending and a new beginning -- Memoirs -- A twenty-year-old mind in an eighty-year-old body -- Tenacious to the end -- The final act
Control code
sky274625731
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 548 pages
Isbn
9780773545441
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
[16] unnumbered pages of photos, illustrations, portraits, facsimiles

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