The Murrow Boys: Pioneers on the Front Lines of Broadcast Journalism

The Murrow Boys: Pioneers on the Front Lines of Broadcast Journalism

Hardcover

$26.09 $27.95 Save 7% Current price is $26.09, Original price is $27.95. You Save 7%.

Temporarily Out of Stock Online

Eligible for FREE SHIPPING

Overview

The Murrow Boys: Pioneers on the Front Lines of Broadcast Journalism by Stanley Cloud, Lynne Olson

In 1937, as World War II loomed, the task of forming a European news staff fell to Edward R. Murrow, who subsequently trained the talented and daring group of foreign correspondents--ten men and one woman--who came to be known as the Murrow Boys. This dramatic narrative pays homage to such giants of journalism as William L. Shirer, Charles Collingwood, and Howard K. Smith and tells the troubling story of how the people who brought electronic news to its height lost the fight to keep it there. of photos.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780395680841
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 05/28/1996
Pages: 448
Product dimensions: 6.39(w) x 9.42(h) x 1.52(d)

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews