Book Discussion on A Memoir

Mr. Brinkley talked about his book, A Memoir: 11 Presidents, 4 Wars, 22 Political Conventions, 1 Moon Landing, 3 Assassinations, 2,000… read more

Mr. Brinkley talked about his book, A Memoir: 11 Presidents, 4 Wars, 22 Political Conventions, 1 Moon Landing, 3 Assassinations, 2,000 Weeks of News and Other Stuff on Television and 18 Years of Growing up in North Carolina, published by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. It focuses on his fifty year career in television journalism. He talked about his experiences in early television news broadcasts and how news coverage and journalists have changed over the years. close

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Book Discussion on A Memoir

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Program ID:
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Booknotes
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 10, 1995
Last Aired:
Jun 15, 2003

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  • Dec 10, 1995 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 10, 1995 | 11:03pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 11, 1995 | 2:27am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 11, 1995 | 5:58am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 04, 1996 | 11:22pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 05, 1996 | 4:39am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 14, 2003 | 4:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 15, 2003 | 1:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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