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The Pentagon Papers: Making History at the Washington Post (A Vintage Short)

The Pentagon Papers Making History at the Washington Post A Vintage Short Drawn from Katharine Graham s Pulitzer Prize winning memoir Personal History a dramatic account of how she piloted the Washington Post through the Pentagon Papers and Watergate crises After inheritin

  • Title: The Pentagon Papers: Making History at the Washington Post (A Vintage Short)
  • Author: Katharine Graham
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 403
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Drawn from Katharine Graham s Pulitzer Prize winning memoir Personal History, a dramatic account of how she piloted the Washington Post through the Pentagon Papers and Watergate crises After inheriting the Post from her father, and assuming its leadership in 1963 after the death of her husband, Graham found herself unexpectedly playing a role in history Here she recounDrawn from Katharine Graham s Pulitzer Prize winning memoir Personal History, a dramatic account of how she piloted the Washington Post through the Pentagon Papers and Watergate crises After inheriting the Post from her father, and assuming its leadership in 1963 after the death of her husband, Graham found herself unexpectedly playing a role in history Here she recounts the riveting episodes that transformed a shy widow into a newspaper legend, as she defied the government to publish the Pentagon Papers secrets about the Vietnam War and then led the way in exposing the Watergate scandal Graham gives us an intimate behind the scenes view of the tense debates and high stakes she and her editors faced, and concludes with a powerful argument for the freedom of the press as a bulwark against abuses of power An ebook short.

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    1 thought on “The Pentagon Papers: Making History at the Washington Post (A Vintage Short)

    1. A Vintage Shorts that was released to coincide with the movie The Post, starring Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep. The movie discuss how the Washington Post dealt with the Pentagon Papers. The Pentagon Papers is a study that analyses 4 administrations and how they acted in Vietnam. The Papers showed that the war was a total disaster, but the troops were continuing to be sent so the ‘American Image’ can’t accept a humiliation. This Vintage Short is an excerpt from Kay Graham’s memoir a Personal [...]

    2. If you have seen the Post and or All the President's men you will enjoy this book. Katharine Graham shares her experiences with the Pentagon Papers and Watergate. A truly great read. Enjoy!

    3. This is an extract from Katherine Graham’s autobiography, dealing with the Pentagon Papers and Watergate aspects of her years at WaPo. Excellent to read before or after seeing “The Post.”

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