Talking to myself: a memoir of my times

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Pantheon Books, Apr 1, 1977 - Biography & Autobiography - 316 pages
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Terkel offers the reader an autobiography of our times--the stirring story of a man whose life has been so vivid that its telling mirrors the events of our century. From Mahalia Jackson to Bertrand Russell, from Martin Luther King, Jr. to Federico Fellini, Studs has met them all and captured their voices for the reader.

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Review: Talking to Myself: A Memoir of My Times

User Review  - Dan - Goodreads

An American original, Studs Terkel focused on learning more from people about their lives, whether it was a president or a street walker. Here he revisits his own collection of memories, especially ... Read full review

Review: Talking to Myself: A Memoir of My Times

User Review  - Tom - Goodreads

Interesting, but I find it far less interesting and convincing than Terkel's collected interviews. This contains a lot of personal reminiscences re. growing up in Chicago, which I found tedious and ... Read full review

Contents

The Visit
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Dreamland
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Do You Like Bruegel?
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Copyright

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