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War and politics by other means : a journalist's memoir

Author: Shelby Scates
Publisher: Seattle : University of Washington Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Shelby Scates's thirty-five-year career as a prize-winning journalist and columnist for International News Service, United Press International, the Associated Press, and the Seattle Post-Intelligencer has taken him to centers of action across this country and to wars and conflicts in many of the world's danger zones."
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Scates, Shelby.
War and politics by other means.
Seattle : University of Washington Press, ©2000
(DLC) 00033788
(OCoLC)44016509
Named Person: Shelby Scates; Shelby Scates
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shelby Scates
ISBN: 9780295802947 0295802944
OCLC Number: 852896196
Description: 1 online resource (214 pages, [10] pages of plates) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Obion County --
The Making of a Journalist: Blue Sky, Blue Water --
Politics --
Journalist --
Journalism --
Newsman --
Olympia --
1968 --
More Happenstance --
The Six-Day War --
The Palestinians: The "War of Attrition" --
Cambodia and Us --
Mountains --
Hickman --
A Few Words about Sources.
Responsibility: Shelby Scates.
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A memoir that combines idealism, persistence, skepticism, and dedication to truthful reporting that marks some of the best of the American journalism.  Read more...

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A fascinating look at the inner workings of journalism by a conscientious reporter. * Booklist * Too bad Ben Hecht never met Shelby Scates, a journalist's journalist. His memoir is an enchanting Read more...

 
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