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The Long Night

Author: Wick, Steve

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Format:Paperback
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The Long Night : Published to widespread media attention, The Long Night follows the tremendous journey of legendary American journalist William L. Shirer. During the 1930s, Shirer brought the events in Europe to the English speaking world through his broadcasts on Edward R. Murrow's CBS. Despite the Nazis best attempts to control the airwaves, he broadcast live reports of the Germans annexation of Austria and the occupation of Paris. Unlike other foreign correspondents, Shirer never believed the Nazis and was the first to warn the world of the danger that lay ahead. After the war, Shirer penned the classic The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich, published in 1960. Although he left behind diaries of his war years, this is the first biography of the maverick reporter who continues to inspire fleets of journalists and historians.


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ISBN 13:9780230341616
ISBN 10:0230341616
Format:Paperback
Language:English
Pages:264
Size:9.30" l x 6.19" w x 0.78" h
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