A new book on Associated Press, the international news agency


How the Associated Press has Covered War, Peace, and Everything Else

By Reporters of the Associated Press
Foreword by David Halberstam
Princeton Architectural Press,
June 2007

“Nobody who has ever read a newspaper or listened to a broadcast should miss these gripping stories of how the intrepid and ingenious reporters of the Associated Press have gotten the scoop and recorded our history, from Indian wars to baseball’s World Series.”

— Walter Cronkite

BREAKING NEWS, the first book about The Associated Press since 1940, takes readers into the bureaus and out to the field to experience firsthand AP’s groundbreaking reporting on war, politics, crime, disasters and sports.

Written by veteran journalists and editors, BREAKING NEWS documents AP’s role as eyewitness to history.Their accounts of the story behind the story are as telling as the news itself. Watch the promotional video or read an excerpt from the Elections chapter.

Available in fine bookstores everywhere, and through online retailers including www.amazon.com


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