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              Books by David Halberstam

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              The Best and the Brightest
               

              The Best and the Brightest (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Twentieth-anniversary ed)

              By Halberstam, David

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              Now in its 20th anniversary edition, this 1973 classic is an unforgettable chronicle of John Kennedy's Camelot and its legacy--featuring remarkable portraits of the men who conceived and executed the Vietnam War, including Robert McNamara, McGeorge Bundy, Dean Rusk, and President...s Kennedy and Johnson.
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              ISBN 9780449908709
              Released NZ 4 Jan 1994
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Fifties
               

              The Fifties (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Halberstam, David

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              The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Best and the Brightest, The Powers That Be, and The Reckoning has created his masterpiece--a stunning, panoramic view of a pivotal and popular American decade. From Ike to Elvis, McCarthy to Marlon Brando, all the people and phenomena of t...hat fabulous time are captured in Halberstam style. 32-page photo insert.
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              ISBN 9780449909331
              Released NZ 29 Jul 1994
              Publisher Random House
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              Firehouse
                

              Firehouse (Hardback)

              By Halberstam, David

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              A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist offers an intimate portrait of Engine 40, Ladder 35 on the Upper West Side of New York City, which lost 12 men in the World Trade Center attack.

              ISBN 9781401300050
              Released NZ 1 May 2002
              Publisher Little, Brown
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              The Education of a Coach: A Portrait of a Friendship
               

              The Education of a Coach: A Portrait of a Friendship (Paperback)

              By Halberstam, David; Introduction by Maraniss, David

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              Now with an introduction by David Maraniss (New York Times bestselling author of When Pride Still Mattered), Pulitzer Prize-winner David Halberstam's bestseller takes you inside the football genius of Bill Belichick for an insightful profile in leadership.

              ISBN 9781401308797
              Released NZ 30 Apr 2015
              Publisher Hyperion
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              Selling War in a Media Age
               

              Selling War in a Media Age (Hardback)

              Series edited by Osgood, Kenneth; Edited by Frank, Andrew; Afterword by Halberstam, David

              Explains how modern presidents have influenced, coerced, directed, and led public opinion over matters of war and peace since 1898. While some essays highlight the systematic efforts by American presidents to gain public support for war and international

              ISBN 9780813034669
              Publisher Inbooks
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              Series Allan B. Larkin Series on the American Presidency
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              Finding the Words: The Education of James O. Freedman
                

              Finding the Words: The Education of James O. Freedman (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Freedman, James O.; Foreword by Halberstam, David

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              Presents an account of the first 27 years of a astonishing trajectory in a life made difficult by depression, but sustained throughout by a love of books and learning. This book depicts the formative years of a man nourished by lifelong learning, whose rise from humble beginnings... to heights of achievement serves as a model for generations to come.
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              ISBN 9780691129273
              Publisher Princeton University Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Language (English)
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              War in a Time of Peace: Bush, Clinton and the Generals

              War in a Time of Peace: Bush, Clinton and the Generals (Paperback, New edition)

              By Halberstam, David

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              Evokes the internecine conflicts, the untrammelled egos, and the struggles for dominance among the key figures in the White House, the State department, and the military in the post-Soviet period. This book shows how the Vietnam war has shaped American politics and policy makers.

              ISBN 9780747563013
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2003
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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              Everything They Had: Sports Writing from David Halberstam
               

              Everything They Had: Sports Writing from David Halberstam (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Halberstam, David; Edited by Stout, Vice President and Executive Director of the International Water Resources Association Professor of Water Resources Glenn (University of Illinois)

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              This work delivers the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist's unique vision of sports, with an intimate and personal collection that reveals the ideals of a culture steeped in integrity, loyalty, and character.

              ISBN 9781401309909
              Released NZ 12 May 2009
              Publisher Little, Brown
              Interest Age 18+ years
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              Firehouse
               

              Firehouse (Paperback, New title)

              By Halberstam, David; Introduction by Leary, Denis

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              Through the kind of intimate portraits that are Halberstam's trademark, readers see a typical day in a firehouse unfold--the men called to duty, while their families wait anxiously for news of them. In addition, they come to understand the culture of the firehouse itself.

              ISBN 9780786888511
              Released NZ 30 Apr 2015
              Publisher Hyperion
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              The Best Fishing Stories Ever Told

              The Best Fishing Stories Ever Told (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Lyons, Nick; Foreword by Halberstam, David

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              Top fishermen and writers contribute to this exciting new adventure series!

              ISBN 9781616080563
              Released NZ 8 Sep 2010
              Publisher Skyhorse Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Best Stories Ever Told
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