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Front row at the White House : my life and times

Author: Helen Thomas
Publisher: New York : Touchstone, 2000, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Touchstone edView all editions and formats
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Helen Thomas has had an inside view of the making of history for nearly four decades. Assigned by UPI to the White House press corps in 1961, Thomas has questioned every president since Kennedy. She was the first female president of the White House Correspondents Association, the first female officer of the National Press Club, and the first woman member (and later president) of the Gridiron Club. In Front Row at  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Helen Thomas; Helen Thomas
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Thomas
ISBN: 0684868091 9780684868097
OCLC Number: 43962480
Description: 415 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Beginnings --
Washington: the early years --
A little rebellion now and then --
New frontiers --
Where everybody knows my name --
Access denied --
" ... And I'd like a follow-up" --
Not exactly nine to five --
On the road --
"She told the truth" --
Doug --
The smallest sorority --
"A splendid misery" --
Short takes on long views.
Other Titles: my life and times
Responsibility: Helen Thomas.

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From the woman who has reported on every president from Kennedy to Clinton comes a unique memoir of White House history and a telling record of the ever-changing relationship between the presidency  Read more...

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Cokie Roberts ABC News Helen Thomas's account of her days as a reporter, the people she's covered, the history she's witnessed, of course makes a fascinating read. Dan Rather CBS News Helen Thomas is Read more...

 
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