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Author Huffaker, Robert, 1936-
Title When the news went live : Dallas 1963 / Bob Huffaker, Bill Mercer, George Phenix, Wes Wise ; foreword by Dan Rather.
Published Lanham : Taylor Trade Publishing, [2013]
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 Floor2  E842.9 .W448 2013    IN LIBRARY
Edition 50th anniversary edition.
Description xviii, 207 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Note Includes index.
Contents Messengers of tragedy -- Covering a president becomes a nightmare -- Murderous flight -- Cables and carpetbaggers -- Epicenter of grief -- On the scene -- Moving with the story -- Gunman, mob, and mourners -- Seeds of hatred -- The media, extremists, and Dallas -- The trials of Jacob Rubenstein -- The last of "Sparky" Ruby -- Looking back -- Television, radio, ethics, and duty -- Broadcast news, fifty years after.
Subject Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- Assassination.
Television journalists -- Texas -- Dallas -- Biography.
Dallas (Tex.) -- Biography.
Television broadcasting of news -- Social aspects -- United States.
Related Names Mercer, Bill, 1926-
Phenix, George.
Wise, Wes.
ISBN 1589798953 hardback alkaline paper
9781589798953 hardback alkaline paper
9781589798960 (ebk.)
OCLC number 829739312