Book ‘Chasing History’ by Carl Bernstein

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A Kid in the Newsroom
In this triumphant memoir, Carl Bernstein, the Pulitzer Prize-winning coauthor of All the President’s Men and pioneer of investigative journalism, recalls his beginnings as an audacious teenage newspaper reporter in the nation’s capital―a winning tale of scrapes, gumshoeing, and American bedlam. In 1960, Bernstein was just a sixteen-year-old at considerable risk of failing to graduate high school. Inquisitive, self-taught―and, yes, truant―Bernstein landed a job as a copyboy at the Evening Star, the afternoon paper in Washington. By nineteen, he was a reporter there. In Chasing History: A Kid in the Newsroom, Bernstein recalls the origins of his storied journalistic career as he chronicles the Kennedy era...
Language: English  Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (January 11, 2022)  Pages: ‎384 pages  ISBN-13: 978-1627791502  Dimensions:‎ 6.58 x 1.33 x 9.52 inches

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