Crouse's book is essential reading for political junkies as well as history buffs.
Crouse's groundbreaking book on the 1972 Presidential campaign was reveolutionary in the way it covered the reporters who covered the election.
In the end, it was a story about the spirit of a dedicated "pack" of journalists, all fighting for that same story.
I really enjoyed this book, but I have an interest in the ghost of journalism past. If you're not a news junkie or history buff, this might be a little dry and heavy to drudge... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Zoid
When Theodore White published his iconic The Making of the President 1960, no one could have predicted its unintended consequences. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Adam Henig
Well, that certainly sucked the romance out of covering the candidates running for president. However, when Mr. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Franklin the Mouse
Well written and amusing critique of campaign press coverage, and excellent companion to Fear and Loathing on The Campaign Trail by Hunter S Thompson which also deals with the '72... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Darin Campbell
There is an old maxim that the more things change, the more they stay the same. In The Boys on the Bus by Timothy Crouse, you literary are thrown into the 1971 Presidential Race,... Read morePublished on February 15, 2012 by Dr. Wilson Trivino
The book was in better condition then I expected, and it arrived right away. I would definitely do business with this vendor, and I highly recommend him/her/them.Published on February 12, 2010 by kris kros
Crouse details life on the campaign trail, the network of people working together and against eachother in the world of politics. Read morePublished on December 14, 2007 by William D. Tompkins
If you wonder how folks like Steve Inskeep at NPR can sound so refreshing, hour after hour, getting up before the crack of dawn, then wonder how the reporters assigned to cover the... Read morePublished on June 3, 2007 by Neil Cotiaux
Timothy Crouse covered the 1972 presidential campaign. It was a lousy campaign. George McGovern stoodn't any chance against president Richard Nixon. Read morePublished on June 2, 2007 by L.. Oost