Witness to a Century: Encounters with the Noted, the Notorious, and the Three SOBs (Google eBook)

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Random House Publishing Group, Apr 27, 2011 - Biography & Autobiography - 548 pages
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"This extraordinary book . . . is a reminder . . . of the sins of suppression and untruth that have been and can be committed in the name of American journalism . . . One of the last first-person statements from a generation that included Hitler, Nehru, and Mao . . . and Seldes too." --Columbia Journalism Review


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User Review  - Gary Godefroy - Goodreads

Seldes speaks from first hand observation of nearly 100 years, 75 as a journalist. He lived to be 104. The Spanish War, was a particularly hot topic. He refused to call it the Spanish Civil War. He ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kate - Goodreads

What a great book! I love history told from an intimate personal perspective. This book more than fills the bill and is never boring. Read full review

Contents

Chapter 31
37
Chapter 32
37
Chapter 33
37
Chapter 34
37
Part IX
37
Chapter 35
37
Chapter 36
37
Chapter 37
37

Chapter 4
ii
Chapter 5
ii
Chapter 6
ii
Chapter 7
ii
Part III
iii
Chapter 8
iv
Chapter 9
x
Chapter 10
xxix
Chapter 11
xxxiv
Chapter 12
xli
Chapter 13
20
Part IV
5
Chapter 14
6
Chapter 15
15
Chapter 16
16
Chapter 17
17
Chapter 18
18
Chapter 19
19
Part V
19
Chapter 20
20
Chapter 21
20
Chapter 22
20
Chapter 23
20
Part VI
20
Chapter 24
20
Chapter 25
20
Chapter 26
20
Chapter 27
20
Part VII
20
Chapter 28
20
Chapter 29
37
Chapter 30
37
Part VIII
37
Chapter 38
37
Part X
37
Chapter 39
37
Chapter 40
37
Chapter 41
37
Chapter 42
37
Chapter 43
56
Chapter 44
56
Part XI
56
Chapter 45
56
Chapter 46
56
Chapter 47
56
Chapter 48
56
Chapter 49
56
Chapter 50
56
Chapter 51
56
Part XII
56
Chapter 52
56
Chapter 53
56
Chapter 54
56
Chapter 55
56
Chapter 56
56
Part XIII
56
Chapter 57
56
Chapter 58
56
Chapter 59
56
Chapter 60
74
Chapter 61
78
Part XIV
84
Chapter 62
85
Chapter 63
90
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