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Do not combine David Halberstam and David J. Halberstam. They are different authors.

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David Halberstam has 3 media appearances.

David Halberstam
Booknotes, Sunday, July 11, 1993
David Halberstam discusses The Fifties.

Mr. Halberstam, author of The Best and the Brightest, discussed the research behind his latest book, The Fifties, published by Fawcett Books. He talked about the social climate of the 1950s including the effects of the spread of television across the country, the introduction of situational comedies, the birth control pill, Senator Joseph McCarthy, and the H-bomb. He reflected on his own experiences during the 1950s and in writing the book. (timspalding)… (more)
A remembrance of author William Morris
Charlie Rose, Tuesday, May 8, 2001
David Halberstam; William Styron; Joanne Prichard Morris

A remembrance of author Willie Morris who wrote such memorable books as (timspalding)

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