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Tom Brokaw

Tom Brokaw is the author of seven bestsellers: The Greatest Generation , The Greatest Generation Speaks , An Album of Memories , A Long Way from Home , Boom! , The Time of Our Lives , and A Lucky Life Interrupted . A native of South Dakota, he graduated from the University of South Dakota with a degree in political science. He began his journalism career in Omaha and Atlanta before joining NBC News in 1966. Brokaw was the White House correspondent for NBC News during Watergate, and from 1976...See more