Between the Bylines: A Father's Legacy by Susan E. WiantBetween the Bylines: A Father's Legacy by Susan E. Wiant

Between the Bylines: A Father's Legacy

bySusan E. WiantForeword byWalter Cronkite

Hardcover | January 3, 2011

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Thoburn H. "Toby" Wiant was a fighter from an early age, and words were his weapons of choice. During World War II, he fought to scoop stories from rival reporters on the front lines as an Associated Press war correspondent. In chronicling the war from the China-Burma-India and Europeantheaters of operation, he skillfully reported the battles of an all-too-real war while often in personal peril. In letters to his parents he revealed his personal reactions to the war. In this remarkable book, his daughter brings together Wiant's printed articles and his private letters. With heraid, we view the war through his eyes as we watch a scrappy boy grow into manhood and an eager cub reporter develop into a seasoned war correspondent.
Following in her father's footsteps, Susan E. Wiant is a freelance copywriter and editor.
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Title:Between the Bylines: A Father's LegacyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:368 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.02 inPublished:January 3, 2011Publisher:Fordham University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823233014

ISBN - 13:9780823233014

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"Toby Wiant, AP's fiest frontline correspondent, brought to life via articles and letters selected by his journalist daughter."