This Just In: What I Couldn't Tell You on TV

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Penguin, Jan 6, 2004 - Biography & Autobiography - 464 pages
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Bob Schieffer started his reporting career in Texas when he was barely old enough to buy a beer, joined CBS News in 1969, and became one of the few correspondents ever to have covered all four major Washington beats: the White House, the Pentagon, the State Department, and Capitol Hill. Over the past four decades, he's seen it all-and now he's sharing the after-hours tales only his colleagues know.
 

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User Review  - jtlauderdale - LibraryThing

Mr. Schieffer sheds some light on the events he covered as a newsman and anchor during his years with CBS. There are some pretty good stories about the famous and infamous. He reads his own book and does a nice job of it. It's a look back at an era of news coverage now almost gone. Read full review

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User Review  - kaulsu - LibraryThing

Schieffer was the chief Washington correspondent for CBS News. He shares compelling anecdotes about the names in the news, from JFK's assasination, to Viet Nam, to the Nixon White House. I'm not sure ... Read full review

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Bob Schieffer has been at CBS News since 1969, where he is one of the very few correspondents to have covered all four major Washington beats: the White House, Pentagon, State Department, and Capitol Hill. He is now CBS's chief Washington correspondent, and anchor and moderator of "Face the Nation,

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