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Douglas Brinkley

Douglas Brinkley presents the definitive, revealing biography of an American legend: renowned news anchor Walter Cronkite. An acclaimed author and historian, Brinkley has drawn upon recently disclosed letters, diaries, and other artifacts at the recently opened Cronkite Archive to bring detail and depth to this deeply personal portrait. He also interviewed nearly two hundred of Cronkite’s closest friends and colleagues, including Andy Rooney, Leslie Stahl, Barbara Walters, Dan Rather, Brian Williams, Les Moonves, Christiane Amanpour, Katie Couric, Bob Schieffer, Ted Turner, Jimmy Buffett, and Morley Safer, using their voices to instill dignity and humanity in this study of one of America’s most beloved and trusted public figures.

Douglas Brinkley presents the definitive, revealing biography of an American legend: renowned news anchor Walter Cronkite. An acclaimed author and historian, Brinkley has drawn upon recently disclosed letters, diaries, and other artifacts at the recently opened Cronkite Archive to bring detail and depth to this deeply personal portrait. He also interviewed nearly two hundred of Cronkite’s closest friends and colleagues, including Andy Rooney, Leslie Stahl, Barbara Walters, Dan Rather, Brian Williams, Les Moonves, Christiane Amanpour, Katie Couric, Bob Schieffer, Ted Turner, Jimmy Buffett, and Morley Safer, using their voices to instill dignity and humanity in this study of one of America’s most beloved and trusted public figures.
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Douglas Brinkley presents the definitive, revealing biography of an American legend: renowned news anchor Walter Cronkite. An acclaimed author and historian, Brinkley has drawn upon recently disclosed letters, diaries, and other artifacts at the recently opened Cronkite Archive to bring detail and depth to this deeply personal portrait. He also interviewed nearly two hundred of Cronkite’s closest friends and colleagues, including Andy Rooney, Leslie Stahl, Barbara Walters, Dan Rather, Brian Williams, Les Moonves, Christiane Amanpour, Katie Couric, Bob Schieffer, Ted Turner, Jimmy Buffett, and Morley Safer, using their voices to instill dignity and humanity in this study of one of America’s most beloved and trusted public figures.

Language:

English

Narrators:

George Guidall

Length:

12h 34m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:41


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

13:39


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

45:43


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

13:19


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

14:41


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

12:45


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

18:19


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

12:11


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

22:40


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

39:01


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

17:47


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

15:25


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

25:34


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

19:26


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

30:08


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

18:31


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

23:12


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

25:02


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

17:48


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

15:22


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

23:02


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

27:22


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

25:03


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

01:15:56


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

01:09:35


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

50:02


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

53:46


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

27:25


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

01:03