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Alistair Cooke: A Biography

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One of the preeminent journalists of the twentieth century, Alistair Cooke has enjoyed a truly extraordinary career in print, radio, and television. Born into a working-class family and christened Alfred, Cooke swiftly broke free of his modest origins and became the foremost commentator on American life and politics, first for the British press and eventually for the entir ...more
Paperback, 546 pages
Published December 6th 2001 by Arcade Publishing (first published 1998)
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Tough going at times. I grew up with "Letter from America" and it was very interesting to find out more about Alistair Cooke.
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