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The Resource Blue-eyed boy : a memoir, Robert Timberg

Blue-eyed boy : a memoir, Robert Timberg

Label
Blue-eyed boy : a memoir
Title
Blue-eyed boy
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Robert Timberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A memoir from journalist Robert Timberg, who recounts his life after having been severely burned as a Marine lieutenant in Vietnam, eventually reinventing himself as a reporter, including a stint as a White House correspondent
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 070.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CT275.T6416
LC item number
A3 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Blue-eyed boy : a memoir, Robert Timberg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mirror, mirror on the wall -- Short-timer -- War stories -- Sleepless days, sleepless nights -- Janie -- Where's the burn? -- Wasting away in Yokohamaville -- Lynn -- The skin game -- Nut-cutting time (1) -- The Wichita lineman -- Sylvia Samurai -- Nut-cutting time (2) -- Cub reporter -- Grilling the preacher -- Like a Marine to mud -- Keeping faith -- A fish story -- Scarsdale Galahad -- Kansas City here I come -- Richard -- Punch-drunk -- The occasion of sin -- On my own -- The pink bathrobe year -- Blowing my chance -- Question, answer, squish -- The Nieman effect -- Ollie, Bud, and John -- The banality of evil -- The private war of Ollie and Jim -- The nightingale's song -- Identity crisis -- The crown prince -- Hoosiers -- "Linda is cool" -- Bud -- Call Ollie -- "Dibs on the boots" -- The kick-ass troubadour -- Lost -- Full circle -- Highs and lows -- The footlocker
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
304 pages
Isbn
9781594205668
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014005398
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2014005398
Label
Blue-eyed boy : a memoir, Robert Timberg
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mirror, mirror on the wall -- Short-timer -- War stories -- Sleepless days, sleepless nights -- Janie -- Where's the burn? -- Wasting away in Yokohamaville -- Lynn -- The skin game -- Nut-cutting time (1) -- The Wichita lineman -- Sylvia Samurai -- Nut-cutting time (2) -- Cub reporter -- Grilling the preacher -- Like a Marine to mud -- Keeping faith -- A fish story -- Scarsdale Galahad -- Kansas City here I come -- Richard -- Punch-drunk -- The occasion of sin -- On my own -- The pink bathrobe year -- Blowing my chance -- Question, answer, squish -- The Nieman effect -- Ollie, Bud, and John -- The banality of evil -- The private war of Ollie and Jim -- The nightingale's song -- Identity crisis -- The crown prince -- Hoosiers -- "Linda is cool" -- Bud -- Call Ollie -- "Dibs on the boots" -- The kick-ass troubadour -- Lost -- Full circle -- Highs and lows -- The footlocker
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
304 pages
Isbn
9781594205668
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014005398
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2014005398

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