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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."
Summary
A portrait of the long-time journalist reveals his struggles with depression and self-doubt, tracing his early transition from radio to a quiz show announcer before rising to one of America's most talked-about media figures
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10114325
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 070.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
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/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Mike Wallace : a life, Peter Rader
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [307]-309) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocm757474732
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 323 pages
Isbn
9780312543396
Lccn
2012004395
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)757474732
  • (Sirsi) a1123640
Label
Mike Wallace : a life, Peter Rader
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [307]-309) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocm757474732
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 323 pages
Isbn
9780312543396
Lccn
2012004395
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)757474732
  • (Sirsi) a1123640

Library Locations

    • Pasadena Public Library - Central LibraryBorrow it
      1201 Jeff Ginn Memorial Drive, Pasadena, TX, 77506, US
      29.6929282 -95.1969043
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