By David Folkenflik, Noah Adams, Renee Montagne, Cokie Roberts, Ari Shapiro, Susan Stamberg, John Ydstie
Consistently placed the listener first has been NPR's mantra due to the fact its inception in 1970. Now celebrating its fortieth anniversary, NPR's programming draws over 27 million listeners a week. This superbly designed quantity chronicles NPR's storied background, that includes dozens of behind-the-scenes images, essays and unique reporting through a who's who of NPR employees and correspondents, transcripts of memorable interviews, and an audio CD of the main memorable programming through the many years. past an exciting and encouraging tribute to NPR's awesome historical past, this booklet is an intimate examine the inside track and tales that experience formed our global, from the folks who have been at the floor and at the air. With contributions from Steve Inskeep, Neal Conan, Robert Siegel, Nina Totenberg, Linda Wertheimer, Scott Simon, Melissa Block, P.J. O'Rourke, David Sedaris, Sylvia Poggioli, and lots of extra, this can be definitely the right ebook for any NPR supporter, fan, or devotee.