Books tagged: television news

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General William C. Westmoreland: Symbol of America to War, 1964-1968, Symbol of War to America, 1982-1985 - A Study of Three News Magazines, Vietnam War, CBS Libel Trial
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,860. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines how three major news magazines, Time, Newsweek and U.S. News & World Report, characterized General William C. Westmoreland during two different decades.
Growing Up With Spaceflight- Apollo Part One
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 63,190. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
“Growing Up With Spaceflight- Project Apollo Part One” is the true story of an average kid who came of age watching the US space program and evolved from a casual observer to raving space buff. This volume the first release of the 6 book series. It covers Apollo 1 through Apollo 13 and is garnished with humor and technical information. Readers may well see themselves in these stories.
Good Sam
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,010. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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After years covering murders, disasters, and tragedy for Los Angeles TV news, Kate Bradley is assigned to cover a story about ten people who have each found $100,000 in cash on their front porch. Kate unravels the powerful reason behind the mysterious cash gifts and the true identity of Good Sam becomes the biggest story of her career, turning her personal and professional life upside down.
Payola Bribery In The Record Business And Television
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Payola, or paying disc jockeys and other radio and television employees to play particular songs, was the subject of Congressional hearings in 1959 and 1960. Dick Clark, host of American Bandstand, was summoned to testify before a House subcommittee of investigators. At issue was censorship, the suspension of radio and television station licenses, etc. The lessons of payola are pertinent today.
The Mafia, Football Gambling and Len Dawson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Former NFL Quarterback Len Dawson is a controversial sports figure. A member of the National Football League Hall of Fame, he led the Kansas City Chiefs to victory in Super Bowl IV, in 1970. However, there are legitimate doubts about his complicity in "fixing" games between 1966-1970. He associated with gamblers. A Detroit grand jury named Dawson as part of a nationwide gambling scandal in 1970
BROADCAST JOURNALISM POCKET CHECKLIST -- A daily guide for photographers and one man bands
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Once upon a time a person could specialize in reporting or shooting. Now, news directors want one person who can do it all. Journalism programs do a good job training young reporters, but usually fall short when it comes to the world behind the camera. This guide won’t make you a star overnight, but it will help you over the most difficult hurdles in the life of a photographer or MMJ.
Broadcast Journalism Pocket Checklist: A daily guide for reporters, anchors and producers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013 by RandyTatano. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
In broadcast journalism, nothing is worse than missing something important because... you forgot. These days news people are being pulled in many different directions. In addition to getting stories and newscasts on the air, you now have to worry about updating the station's website, Facebook, and Twitter. There's so much stuff to do, you'd better write it all down. Now you don't have to.
Public Affairs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,930. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by RandyTatano. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Even Satan takes a lunch break. Of course, the apple is always at the top of the food pyramid. In this case, the devil runs a television newsroom. And the world of television news is always shaken, not stirred. Because while life isn’t cheap in television news, it can be deeply discounted.
Broadcast Journalism Street Smarts: The 2012 Survival Guide for Today's Television Newsroom
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,490. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012 by RandyTatano. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
It's time for reporters to get street smart. And not just about reporting. There's more to the television news business than gathering facts and getting your face on camera. You need to navigate the minefield present in every newsroom in America. Broadcast Journalism Street Smarts is a survival guide that offers tips to make your stories stand out, job hunting strategies and critical advice to he
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Series: Thrillers by Rory Tate, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,560. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Seattle reporter Mimi Raynard is desperate for a new job. But will the resume tape of the "Russian Madam" do the trick? At the Seattle Police Department narcotics detective Shad Mulgrew has his own career problems when he's framed for stealing drugs from evidence. Funny, edgy, and modern, this international thriller takes you on a wild ride to save their souls, and Seattle's.