Rather Outspoken: My Life in the News

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Grand Central Publishing, May 1, 2012 - Biography & Autobiography - 320 pages
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This memoir by Dan Rather is told in a straightforward and conversational voice, and covers all the important moments of his journalistic career, including a frank accounting of his dismissal from CBS, the Abu Ghraib story, the George W. Bush Air National Guard controversy, new insights on the JFK assassination, the origin of "Hurricane Dan" as well as inside stories about all the U.S. Presidents he covered and all the top personalities Dan has either interviewed or worked with over his distinguished career.

The book will also include Dan's thoughts on the state of journalism today and what he sees for its future, as well as never-before-revealed personal observations and commentary.

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User Review  - Ryan G - Goodreads

I was going to start this review off with the last paragraph, but after some more thought, I decided it wouldn't be a fair way to start things off. Instead I'm going to admit why I wanted to read this ... Read full review

Review: Rather Outspoken: My Life in the News

User Review  - Dennis - Goodreads

I thoroughly enjoyed this book. The book is fast moving and he reviews concisely many of the newsworthy events of a baby boomer's lifetime. Mr. Rather brings the stories to life in personality ... Read full review

About the author (2012)

Dan Rather is an award winning journalist who anchored CBS Evening News for decades. He is one of America's most decorated news journalists of all time.

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