The Way It Is: Life and Times of Walter Cronkite


Photo: Walter Cronkite IV (Random House)

Through his reliable coverage the news, Walter Cronkite earned the title of "The Most Trusted Man in America."


From his announcement of President Kennedy’s death, to his introduction of the Beatles to the U.S., to his coverage of the Tet Offensive, journalist Walter Cronkite left an indelible mark on the news world and on the country’s consciousness. This hour, we’ll talk to Cronkite’s grandson and to his biographer about the iconic broadcaster’s wartime years.


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