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Peter Jennings : a reporter's life

Author: Kate Darnton; Kayce Freed Jennings; Lynn Sherr
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A collection of personal reminiscences, reflections, and observations celebrates the life of journalist Peter Jennings, documenting his Canadian upbringing, devotion to family, seminal journalism career, and untimely death from cancer in 2005.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Peter Jennings; Peter Jennings
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Darnton; Kayce Freed Jennings; Lynn Sherr
ISBN: 9781586485177 1586485172 9781586486440 1586486446
OCLC Number: 166255232
Description: xix, 321 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: A Canadian childhood --
Boy anchor --
The talking trench coat --
Roving anchor --
Flying solo --
Making the news --
World news tonight --
Enthusiasms --
September 11 --
The man --
Citizen --
"I have lung cancer" --
Legacy --
"Finally, this evening ... "
Responsibility: edited by Kate Darnton, Kayce Freed Jennings & Lynn Sherr.
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