Double Vision

Double Vision

by Ben H. Bagdikian

Paperback(New Edition)

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This dramatic memoir by one of America's most respected journalists and media critics takes us from the author's narrow escape from a Turkish massacre of Armenians as a young child, to his secret acquisition of the Pentagon Papers, to the transformation of American journalism over the last half century.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780807070673
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication date: 04/28/1997
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

1A Not-So-Secret Mission1
2And 5,400 Pages of Not-So-Secret "Secrets"7
3The Good Old Days Weren't34
4Seeing Double51
5I Am "Dead"--Almost67
6The Exodus75
7My Mother95
8My Father behind His Divinity Degree108
9Uncle Fred128
10My Life as a Failure144
11"Your Kind," "Their Kind," and World War II161
12The News as Seen from Wall Street180
13I Discover I Have a Union Problem193
14Wars and Society--Bottom Up or Top Down?209
15Cardiac Therapy for Me (And the News?)226

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