The Resource Write it when I'm gone : remarkable off-the-record conversations with Gerald R. Ford, Thomas M. DeFrank

Write it when I'm gone : remarkable off-the-record conversations with Gerald R. Ford, Thomas M. DeFrank

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Write it when I'm gone : remarkable off-the-record conversations with Gerald R. Ford
Title
Write it when I'm gone
Title remainder
remarkable off-the-record conversations with Gerald R. Ford
Statement of responsibility
Thomas M. DeFrank
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Language
eng
Summary
In an series of private interviews, conducted over sixteen years with the stipulation that they not be released until after his death, the 38th President of the United States reveals a profoundly different side of himself: funny, reflective, gossipy, strikingly candid. In 1974, journalist DeFrank, then a young correspondent for Newsweek, was interviewing Vice President Gerald R. Ford when Ford blurted out something indiscreet, came around his desk, grabbed DeFrank's tie, and told the reporter he could not leave the room until he promised not to publish it. "Write it when I'm dead," he said--and that agreement formed the basis for their relationship for the next 32 years. During that time, they talked frequently, but from 1991 to shortly before Ford's death, the interviews became unguarded conversations in which Ford talked in a way few presidents ever have.--From publisher description
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.925092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E866
LC item number
.D43 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Write it when I'm gone : remarkable off-the-record conversations with Gerald R. Ford, Thomas M. DeFrank
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Write it when I'm gone : remarkable off-the-record conversations with Gerald R. Ford, Thomas M. DeFrank
Publication
Note
Includes index
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ocn154675348
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
258 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780425223482
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007032750
Other physical details
ill.
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(OCoLC)154675348

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