Fifty Years of 60 Minutes: the inside story of television's most influential news broadcast by Jeff Fager
Reviewed by Hope Fox, patron
Rating: 5 stars
The ultimate inside story of 60 Minutes , the program that has tracked and shaped the biggest moments in post-war American history. From its almost accidental birth in 1968, 60 Minutes has set the standard for broadcast journalism, joining us in our living rooms each Sunday night to surprise us about the world. The show has profiled every major leader, artist, and movement of the past five decades, perfecting the news-making interview and inventing the groundbreaking TV expose
"I guess almost everyone will recall parts of episodes highlighted in this pictorial review of 50 years. The insight into producers' and correspondents' lives are interesting. There is much about political changes and world affairs up to 2017. Not to be missed!"