Last edited by Vudosar
Friday, November 20, 2020 | History

4 edition of Moscow correspondents found in the catalog.

Moscow correspondents

Whitman Bassow

Moscow correspondents

reporting on Russia from the Revolution to glasnost

by Whitman Bassow

  • 237 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Paragon House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union,
  • Moscow (Russia),
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Foreign news -- United States.,
    • Foreign correspondents -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Foreign correspondents -- Soviet Union -- Biography.,
    • Public opinion -- United States.,
    • Soviet Union -- Foreign public opinion, American.,
    • Moscow (Russia) -- Intellectual life.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWhitman Bassow.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN4888.F69 B37 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination385 p. :
      Number of Pages385
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2053578M
      ISBN 10155778227X
      LC Control Number88031506

        Moscow, Decem grips you from first to last. Hour by hour, minute by minute, we follow the movements of the two protagonists of this book, Mikhail Gorbachev and Boris Yeltsin — one knowing his time is up, the other hungry to assume control of the new Russia—as they play out their final duel on the last day of the Soviet Union.   The Guardian's Moscow correspondent has been expelled from Russia, in what is believed to be the first removal of a British staff journalist from the .   While Moscow schools have largely shut down as COVID cases rise again, city officials have decreed that students in grades one to six need to .   In , half of Soviet trade with Spain went through a firm whose president was helping arrange publication of a book by Brezhnev. Moscow correspondents of .

        In the s, NYT's Moscow correspondent Harrison E Salisbury wrote a book The Coming War Between Russia and China, as tensions between the two giants nearly boiled over on the Amur. Salisbury was a Pulitzer prize winner.


Share this book
You might also like
Sunflowers

Sunflowers

The common sense approach to appliance repair

The common sense approach to appliance repair

role of enkephalia in parkinsonism and dyskinesia.

role of enkephalia in parkinsonism and dyskinesia.

Race et Histoire

Race et Histoire

Tibet.

Tibet.

Mountains of the heart

Mountains of the heart

Packaging fresh fruit and vegetables

Packaging fresh fruit and vegetables

Tiny kittens.

Tiny kittens.

Vanishing birds of Singapore

Vanishing birds of Singapore

How Free People Move Mountains

How Free People Move Mountains

Building, Treasury Department. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting estimate of appropriation for Treasury Department Building, Washington, D. C., for inclusion in the sundry civil appropriation bill for 1920.

Building, Treasury Department. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting estimate of appropriation for Treasury Department Building, Washington, D. C., for inclusion in the sundry civil appropriation bill for 1920.

Research for development in Botswana

Research for development in Botswana

Cambodian sanctuary

Cambodian sanctuary

Moscow correspondents by Whitman Bassow Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Moscow Correspondents: Reporting on Russia from the Revolution to Glasnost Reprint Edition by Whitman Bassow (Author) › Visit Amazon's Whitman Bassow Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author.

Learn about Author Central Cited by: 5. For the past 70 years, Americans have learned most of what they know about the Soviet Union from the small group of men and women who reported for the media from Moscow. Filled with personalities, anecdotes and revelations, this book is based on dozens of interviews and five years of archival research.

16 pages of photos.4/5. ESCAPE FROM OBLIVION: A Moscow Correspondent’s Memoir of the Cuban Missile Crisis is unique among the many books on the singular event in /5(8).

He was effectively expelled from Russia in for the crime of getting under the Kremlin’s skin, something too many Moscow correspondents fail to do. That episode led to his book, Mafia State.

The Moscow Correspondents: Reporting on Russia from the Revolution to G - GOOD. Sign in to check out Check out as guest. Adding to your cart. Good: A book that has been read but is in good condition.

Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears. The dust jacket for hard covers may not be Rating: % positive. Complete summary of Whitman Bassow's The Moscow Correspondents. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Moscow Correspondents.

In Putin’s People, the investigative journalist and former Moscow correspondent Catherine Belton reveals the untold story of how Vladimir Putin and the small Moscow correspondents book of KGB men surrounding him rose to power and looted their country.

Last year, in a book (My Lives in Russia), she decided that "nothing but the truth" could restore honest thinking about the U.S.S.R. In the December Common Sense, Author Fischer asks how much truth has come from U.S.

correspondents in Moscow. Twenty years ago, when I was a Moscow correspondent for the Baltimore Sun, two Americans named Matt Taibbi and Mark Ames ran an English-language tabloid in.

FromRoxburgh was the BBC's Moscow Correspondent, and, froma BBC Europe Correspondent, based in Brussels. He wrote a book about the rise of the far right in Europe entitled "Preachers of Hate".

For three years from he worked for GPlus, a Brussels-based public relations company, as an adviser to the Russian government. About Assignment Moscow The story of western correspondents in Russia is the story of Russia's attitude to the west.

Russia has at different times been alternately open to western ideas and contacts, cautious and distant or, for much of the twentieth century, all but closed off. In the course of the past 45 years, Angus Roxburgh has translated Tolstoy, met four successive Russian presidents and been jinxed by a Siberian shaman.

He has come under fire in war zones and been arrested by Chechen thugs. During the Cold War he was wooed by. The Moscow correspondents: Reporting on Russia from the Revolution to Glasnost by Whitman Bassow and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A new book revisits a century of Moscow’s chaotic politics, through the eyes of foreign correspondents.

Soviet Union leaders Vladimir Lenin and Mikhail Gorbachev and Russian presidents Boris. The Moscow Correspondents: Reporting on Russia from the Revolution to Glasnost Whitman Bassow, Author William Morrow & Company $ (0p) ISBN Buy this book.

“A highly original, engrossing and accessible book, Assignment Moscow stands out among journalistic accounts of Russia for its subtlety, humility and historic scope. It tells the story of British and American journalists who aimed to throw light on Russia from Lenin to Putin, and in the process illuminated the West itself.”.

Reviews “Assignment Moscow exposes how the Moscow correspondent has had to adapt to multiple manifestations of censorship, or compete with state-run media, the severity of which has ebbed and flowed with changes in regime.” – History Today “Reporting from Russia has never been easy; Rodgers vividly captures the changing fortunes of Moscow correspondents over the past hundred years, as.

Strolling down Gorky Street with a group of Scandinavian women peace marchers one sunny spring day some years ago, this reviewer was unpleasantly surprised to catch sight of a pudgy young man who. A broadly chronological series of portraits of Russia-based correspondents is woven together with Rodgers’ own ruminations on the wider subject of journalistic practice and his fieldwork experience.

Rodgers knows his subject well, after numerous postings in Moscow and the Caucasus, but though the book is self-reflective, it is not a memoir. The best books on Spies, Lies and Foreign Correspondents After he defected, no one had heard of him for 15 years, and I happened to meet him at the Bolshoi, when I was the Moscow correspondent for the Telegraph.

He was delighted to meet me and my wife because he wasn’t responsible for it, it was a chance meeting and he couldn’t get into. Angus Roxburgh studied Russian and German at the universities of Aberdeen and Zurich.

He was Sunday Times Moscow correspondent (), BBC Moscow correspondent () and BBC Europe correspondent (). From to he was media consultant to the Kremlin, and is now a freelance writer and journalist.

Recommended by: Will Englund, Moscow correspondent. This is a book by an author who acknowledges he speaks no Russian, but has somehow written a fascinating almost-novel about a. The two expat bros who terrorized women correspondents in Moscow Twenty years ago, when I was a Moscow correspondent for the Baltimore Sun, two Americans named Matt Taibbi and Mark Ames ran an English-language tabloid in the Russian capital called the eXile.

As a Moscow correspondent, Anton Troianovski aims to help readers understand Russia and its place in the world.

Part of that job entails reporting on President Vladimir V. The New York Times has taken the unusually honest step of admitting, in a job advert, that it has a predetermined biased narrative it wants its new Moscow correspondent to push about Russia. Becoming a foreign correspondent for a major newspaper isn’t easy.

Theirs is the story I tell in my new book, Assignment Moscow: Reporting on Russia From Lenin to Putin. In short, Russia’s treatment of international correspondents tells the story of its relations with the rest of the world.

‘A Window On The Country’ I first visited the. I am a fan of the Wine Country Mysteries and have read them all. When checking for anything else by Ellen Crosby, came across this.

It is a really, really good read, suspenseful, a pretty good glimpse of Moscow, and, most always, a book you don't want to put down/5(5).

The ex-Financial Times Moscow correspondent reveals how a combination of venal apparatchiks, City of London lawyers and money-laundering. Theirs is the story I tell in my new book, Assignment Moscow: Reporting on Russia From Lenin to Putin. In short, Russia’s treatment of international correspondents tells the story of its relations.

Moscow, first Baptist church / WKL. Summary by Bassow with journalists working in the Soviet Union as foreign correspondents for various news organizations for his book, The Moscow Correspondents: Reporting on Russia from the. MY NEW BOOK, Assignment Moscow: Reporting on Russia from Lenin to Putin has now been published in the U.S.

and the U.K. You can order copies, and read more about the book, here for the U.K, edition (here for the U.S. edition). These are the reviews so far “Reporting from Russia has never been easy; Rodgers vividly captures the changing fortunes of Moscow correspondents over the past.

Product Information. James Rodgers was a foreign correspondent based in Moscow in the periods ; and As such, he witnessed Russia's transformation from the Soviet Union to today's Putin State. Previously as CBS News’s Moscow correspondent (), David reported for virtually all of its hard news broadcasts on Boris Yeltsin’s.

In Seeger’s book, “Discovering Russia— Years of American Journalism,” the work and lives of these correspondents take us from the days before, during and after the Revolution, to the era of Lenin, Stalin and those who followed.

In Assignment Moscow, former foreign correspondent James Rodgers analyses the news coverage of Russia throughout history, from the coverage of the siege of the Winter Palace and a plot to kill Stalin, to the Chernobyl explosion and the Salisbury poison scandal.

The story of western correspondents in Russia is the story of Russia's attitude to the west. The Moscow Correspondents: Reporting on Russia from the Revolution to Glasnost; Buy this book. Sincesome resident U.S.

newspeople have reported on. ''This should change that perception.'' #5 Years in Moscow Bureau On Aug. 30, Mr. Daniloff, a U.S. News correspondent in Moscow for five. Whitman Bassow papers, Chiefly transcripts of interviews conducted by Bassow with journalists working in the Soviet Union as foreign correspondents for various news organizations for his book, The Moscow Correspondents: Reporting on Russia from the.

The book examines the dossier by former British spy Christopher Steele, and alleges that Trump was the subject of at least five years of "cultivation" by Soviet/Russian intelligence services prior to his election, and possibly by the KGB as soon as   The BBC got its first correspondent in the USSR 50 years ago.

Steve Rosenberg reflects on how life has changed for the BBC's Man in Moscow since. What follows is a brief anecdotal history of the Metropol Hotel – but for a glimpse of the hotel today, you can watch the interview that ran on CBS Sunday Morning with me and CBS senior correspondent (and former Moscow bureau chief), Liz Palmer.

A BRIEF HISTORY. Opened inthe Metropol Hotel is situated on Theatre Square in the historic heart of Moscow.About Dr James Rodgers.

Dr James Rodgers is the author of four books, including Reporting Conflict (), No Road Home: Fighting for land and faith in Gaza (), Headlines from the Holy Land: Reporting the Israeli-Palestinian conflict () and Assignment Moscow Reporting on Russia from Lenin to Putin ().

Dr Rodgers is a former correspondent for BBC and Reuters and an expert in.The former Tass correspondent to Dublin, Yuri Ustimenko, wrote in his s book on Ireland that "to visit Moscow is a dream that never leaves the Abbey Theatre Company".