Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks MediaFusion, c2003.
Presents the history of World War II as told by radio announcer Edward E. Murrow and his fellow correspondents, with over fifty audio broadcasts narrated by Dan Rather.
LibraryThing member Murphy-Jacobs
The best part of this book, for me, was the CD with snippets of actual reports made during WWII. The book itself, while it didn't reveal anything that I hadn't read about Murrow before, did do a better job of revealing others of the "Murrow's Boys" and I have more books on my list. However, if you aren't familiar with Edward R. Murrow and his work during WWII and after, this is an excellent place to start. It's easy reading, has an extensive list of references for more reading, and, again, that CD just makes it better.
Similar in this library
The first heroes : the extraordinary story of the Doolittle Raid-- America's first World War II victory by Craig Nelson
The first casualty : from the Crimea to Vietnam : the war correspondent as hero, propagandist, and myth maker by Phillip Knightley
The Few: The American "Knights of the Air" Who Risked Everything to Save Britain in the Summer of 1940 by Alex Kershaw