Summary of The Time of Our Lives
A Conversation About America
Copyright © 2011 by Tom Brokaw. Published by Random House, an imprint of The Random House Publishing Group, a division of Random House, Inc.
Veteran television news anchorman Tom Brokaw shares what he has learned covering America since the 1960s.
Tom Brokaw, veteran television news anchorman and author of The Greatest Generation, discusses the problems that the United States confronts today and offers sensible, if occasionally obvious, solutions. Brokaw is a competent author with a tendency to dwell on family stories. Even so, getAbstract applauds Brokaw’s sharp reporting, acute insights and big South Dakotan heart. His book will be interesting to anyone who wants to understand America’s difficulties or who finds the author’s well-known warmth and well-informed concern reason enough to read on.
In this summary, you will learn
- What news anchorman Tom Brokaw sees as the major problems confronting the United States
- What solutions he – and the people he interviewed around the country – think could viably address these problems
Comment on this summary
4 years agoA refreshing read. Sometimes, in solutions, or life in general, the obvious isn't so obvious. With the world seeming more fast-paced, we tend overlook the simplest ideas too often.
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