The Resource Gadfly : the Life and Times of Les Kinsolving-White House Watchdog, (electronic resource)

Gadfly : the Life and Times of Les Kinsolving-White House Watchdog, (electronic resource)

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Gadfly : the Life and Times of Les Kinsolving-White House Watchdog
Title
Gadfly
Title remainder
the Life and Times of Les Kinsolving-White House Watchdog
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Language
eng
Summary
Faced with grave international disputes, military actions around the world, and vicious partisan bickering in Congress, what might be a president's greatest fear? The White House press corps, of course. From time to time, in every era, there emerges a journalist who roams the halls of power like a roaring lion, seeking whatever liars he may devour. Les Kinsolving has filled that role for decades, and his maverick reporting style has endeared him to a host of fans that watch with glee while Kinsolving makes politicians squirm
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EBLCP
Dewey number
070.5/092/2
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN4820
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Target audience
adult
Gadfly : the Life and Times of Les Kinsolving-White House Watchdog, (electronic resource)
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Gadfly : the Life and Times of Les Kinsolving-White House Watchdog, (electronic resource)
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 A Difficult Birth; 2 A Challenging Childhood; 3 Triumph and Tragedy; 4 Wanderings before the Calling; 5 Les Meets the Berkeley Democrat; 6 Seminary Rumblings and Missionary Challenges; 7 Controversy Ignites the flames; 8 Darkness before the Dawn; 9 From Pulpit to Press Room; 10 We Cover Eternity; 11 "I Think He Stinks!"; 12 Investigating the Peoples Temple; 13 "I Saw It--Kinsolving Did It!!"; 14 "Shut Up, You Bawling Jackass!"; 15 "Who Teaches You Methodists Ethics?"; 16 The 1977 South African Scandal
  • 17 "Get This Son of a Bitch Out of My Seat!"18 Number Two on the Peoples Temple Hit list; 19 Mike Gilbert and Other Knaves; 20 "What I Should've Been Doing All Along"; 21 Warning to Maryland: "Hide the Women and Children!"; 22 Trouble in Paradise; 23 "Mississippi's Ready!"; 24 "I'll Never Retire"; 25 "My Producer Signals Me that the Time of Departure Is at Hand ... "; Bibliography; Index
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Extent
1 online resource (393 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781935071372
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (Sirsi) f723943715
  • (CaAE) f723943715

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