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The Resource Mike Wallace : a life, Peter Rader

Mike Wallace : a life, Peter Rader

Label
Mike Wallace : a life
Title
Mike Wallace
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
Peter Rader
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The untold story of how the world's most feared TV reporter transformed his inner darkness into a journalistic juggernaut that riveted millions and redefined the landscape of television news In his four decades as the front man for "60 Minutes."
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rader, Peter
Dewey number
  • 070.92
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4874.W283
LC item number
R33 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wallace, Mike
  • Television journalists
  • Radio journalists
  • Investigative reporting
Label
Mike Wallace : a life, Peter Rader
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: the two faces of Mike Wallace -- A boy named Chinky -- False starts -- Life imitates art -- Enter the muse -- The inquisitor finds his beat -- Two lawsuits and a nemesis -- Floundering -- Death & rebirth -- Network news -- Blood looks very red on color TV -- Good cop, bad cop -- Rough beginnings -- To hell with Wallace -- Lacing up the gloves -- Abuse of power -- Nowhere to hide -- Sickeningly happy? -- A life beyond reproach -- Mike Wallace is here -- Three strikes -- The trial of his life -- A call for help -- Tabloid satori -- Oh shit, he's dead! -- Journalistic malpractice -- Shifting sands -- The old man has lost it -- Tough but fair
Control code
ocn757474732
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 323 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781466802254
Isbn Type
(e-book : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012004395
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)757474732
Label
Mike Wallace : a life, Peter Rader
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: the two faces of Mike Wallace -- A boy named Chinky -- False starts -- Life imitates art -- Enter the muse -- The inquisitor finds his beat -- Two lawsuits and a nemesis -- Floundering -- Death & rebirth -- Network news -- Blood looks very red on color TV -- Good cop, bad cop -- Rough beginnings -- To hell with Wallace -- Lacing up the gloves -- Abuse of power -- Nowhere to hide -- Sickeningly happy? -- A life beyond reproach -- Mike Wallace is here -- Three strikes -- The trial of his life -- A call for help -- Tabloid satori -- Oh shit, he's dead! -- Journalistic malpractice -- Shifting sands -- The old man has lost it -- Tough but fair
Control code
ocn757474732
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 323 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781466802254
Isbn Type
(e-book : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012004395
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)757474732

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