Cronkite's war : his World War II letters home / Walter Cronkite IV and Maurice Isserman.

Cronkite, Walter. (Author). Isserman, Maurice. (Added Author). Cronkite, Walter, IV. (Added Author).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781426210198 (hc)
  • Physical Description: xxxiv, 318 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, [2013]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [313]-314) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Foreword by Tom Brokaw -- Map : Walter Cronkite's World War II assignments -- Character key -- Introduction by Walter Cronkite IV -- A pretty personal matter -- The writing Sixty-Ninth -- The youthful dean of American air-war writers -- Invasion jitters -- Once this war is over -- Epilogue by Maurice Isserman -- Afterword by Walter Cronkite IV -- Time line.
Summary, etc.: A giant in American journalism in the vanguard of "The Greatest Generation" reveals his World War II experiences in this National Geographic book.
Subject: Cronkite, Walter > Correspondence.
Cronkite, Walter > Family.
Cronkite, Betsy, -2005 > Correspondence.
United Press International > Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 > Journalists > Correspondence.
War correspondents > United States > Correspondence.
World War, 1939-1945 > Aerial operations, American.
World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > Europe.
World War, 1939-1945 > England > London > Anecdotes.
World War, 1939-1945 > Personal narratives.
Love-letters > United States.