Bob Woodward

Bob Woodward

Bob Woodward

Bob Woodward

Robert Upshur "Bob" Woodward (nacido el 26 de marzo de 1943) es uno de los periodistas más conocidos en los Estados Unidos, gracias a su trabajo (en histórica pareja periodística con Carl Bernstein, mientras era reportero del The Washington Post) en esclarecer el escándalo del Watergate que terminará en la dimisión del presidente Richard Nixon. La labor de ambos fue reconocida con el premio Pulitzer (máximo galardón periodístico norteamericano).


Woodward es co-autor y autor de una veintena de best-sellers de periodismo de investigación:

  • All the President's Men - el escándalo Watergate; (1974) ISBN 0-671-21781-X, 25th Anniversary issue in (1999) ISBN 0-684-86355-3
  • The Final Days - about Nixon's resignation; (1976) ISBN 0-671-22298-8
  • The Brethren - about the Supreme Court in the Warren E. Burger years; (1979) ISBN 0-671-24110-9
  • Wired - on the death of John Belushi and the Hollywood drug culture; (1984) ISBN 0-671-47320-4
  • Veil - about the CIA's "secret wars" during the reign of William J. Casey; (1987) ISBN 0-671-60117-2
  • The Commanders - on The Pentagon, the first Bush administration and the Gulf War; (1991) ISBN 0-671-41367-8
  • The Agenda - about Bill Clinton's first term; (1994) ISBN 0-7432-7407-5
  • Shadow - on the legacy of Watergate and the scandals that faced later Presidential administrations; (1999) ISBN 0-684-85262-4
  • Bush at War - about the path to war with Afghanistan following September 11; (2002) ISBN 0-7432-0473-5
  • Plan of Attack - about how and why President George W. Bush decided to go to war with Iraq; (2004) ISBN 0-7432-5547-X
  • State of Denial: Bush at War, Part III - which revealed some interesting information about the Bush administration and the War in Iraq. Highly controversial, it appeared on the Today show just before its release; (2006) ISBN 0-7432-7223-4
  • The War Within: A Secret White House History (2006–2008) - (2008) ISBN 1-4165-5897-7

Other books, which have also been best-sellers but not #1, are:

  • The Choice - about Clinton's re-election bid; (1996) ISBN 0-684-81308-4
  • Maestro - about Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan; (2000) ISBN 0743204123
  • The Secret Man - about Mark Felt's disclosure, after more than thirty years, that he was Deep Throat. The book was written before Felt admitted his title, as he was sickly and Bob expected that someway or another, it would come out; (2005) ISBN 0-7432-8715-0


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