Big Russ and Me
Father and Son : Lessons of LifeBook - 2004
NBC-TVUs senior vice Washington bureau chief and host of Meet the Press offers an intensely personal and charming memoir of American life in the 1950s and the special bond he shares with his fatherQthe irrepressible Big Russ. From the lessons he learned from his father and his Catholic upbringing to his passion for the Buffalo Bills and the New York Yankees to the grace of daily obligations and patriotism, Russert's reflections hit the very epicenter of American values. Includes 16 pages of color and b&w photos. 1-40135-208-1$22.95 / Time Warner Book Group
Publisher: New York : Miramax/Hyperion, c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: BIO RUSSERT T. Russert 2004
Characteristics: xvi, 336 p.,  p. of plates :,ill., (some col.) ;,22 cm.
Alternative Title: Big Russ & me
From Library Staff
Journalist Russert gives a warm tribute to his father, a Buffalo garbage man and World War II veteran whose simple lessons of hard work, humility, and consideration for others guided his son.
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