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Letter from America, v. 3. Final years: 1982-2003

Author: Alistair Cooke; BBC Audiobooks Ltd.
Publisher: [Bath] : BBC Audiobooks LTD, [2005]
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A selection of "Letter from America" broadcasts from the years 1982-2003, plus a tribute to Alistair Cooke. In this volume, Cooke reports on a varied selection of events, including the 1992 presidential election, the art of Charles Schulz and introducing Bernstein to Handel's Messiah. He remembers the infamous standoff over Cuba, which nearly caused a third world war, and recalls the more recent shocking events  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Radio serials
Material Type: Document, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Alistair Cooke; BBC Audiobooks Ltd.
ISBN: 1405699051 9781405699051
OCLC Number: 65332966
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Abridged.
Duration: 4:25:51.
Performer(s): Starring Alistair Cooke.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 63683 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Other Titles: Final years: 1982-2003
Letter from America (Radio program)
Responsibility: Alistair Cooke.

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A selection of "Letter from America" broadcasts from the years 1982-2003, plus a tribute to Alistair Cooke. In this volume, Cooke reports on a varied selection of events, including the 1992 presidential election, the art of Charles Schulz and introducing Bernstein to Handel's Messiah. He remembers the infamous standoff over Cuba, which nearly caused a third world war, and recalls the more recent shocking events surrounding September 11th 2001 and the subsequent "war on terror."

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