After Words with Bob Woodward
Bob Woodward discussed his book The Secret Man: The Story of Watergate’s Deep Throat, published by Simon and Schuster. He… read more
Bob Woodward discussed his book The Secret Man: The Story of Watergate’s Deep Throat, published by Simon and Schuster. He discussed how W. Mark Felt, former Assistant Director of the FBI, became his unnamed source during the Washington’s Post's coverage of the 1972 Watergate break-in. He was interviewed by James Mann, who in 1992 cited Mr. Felt as a possible suspect in an article about the identity of Deep Throat for the Atlantic Monthly.
Bob Woodward is an Assistant Managing Editor for the Washington Post. He shared a Pulitzer Prize in 1973 for the Washington Post's coverage of the Watergate case. He is the author of several books including Bush at War, Plan of Attack, The Choice, The Agenda: Inside the Clinton White House and All the President’s Men.
James Mann is currently senior writer in residence in the Center for Strategic and International Studies International Security Program. His books include Beijing Jeep, About Face: A History of America’s Curious Relationship With China From Nixon to Clinton and Rise of the Vulcans: The History of Bush’s War Cabinet. close
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