Book Discussion on My War

Mr. Rooney discussed his book My War, recently reissued by PublicAffairs with a new foreword by Tom Brokaw. The book is a… read more

Mr. Rooney discussed his book My War, recently reissued by PublicAffairs with a new foreword by Tom Brokaw. The book is a memoir-style account of Mr. Rooney’s experiences during World War II when he was a reporter in Europe covering the front. During his talk, he discusses wartime encounters with Ernie Pyle, Ernest Hemingway, and many others. He also discusses the challenges reporters faced in those days with very limited and cumbersome technology. After his remarks he answered questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on My War

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Program ID:
161766-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jan 27, 2001
Last Aired:
Feb 10, 2013

Airing Details

  • Jan 27, 2001 | 9:32pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 03, 2001 | 6:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 17, 2001 | 11:28am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 23, 2001 | 3:21am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 06, 2001 | 2:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 08, 2001 | 2:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 07, 2006 | 10:26pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 08, 2006 | 1:25am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 08, 2006 | 7:29am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 10, 2013 | 6:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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