Life on Air

His career as a naturalist and broadcaster has spanned nearly six decades, and in this volume of memoirs Sir David tells stories of the people and animals he has met and the places he has visited.

Life on Air

Life on Air

Sir David Attenborough is Britain's best-known natural history film-maker. His career as a naturalist and broadcaster has spanned nearly six decades, and in this volume of memoirs Sir David tells stories of the people and animals he has met and the places he has visited. Sir David is an Honorary Fellow of Clare College, Cambridge, a Fellow of the Royal Society and was knighted in 1985. He is also Britain's most respected, trusted and lauded natural history broadcaster and writer, championing conservation and standing at the forefront of issues concerning the planet's declining species. A lot has changed since his first television documentary, and in this updated edition of Life on Air Sir David tells us of his experiences of filming in the 21st century.

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Life on Air
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: David Attenborough
Categories: Naturalists
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Ebury Press

Sir David Attenborough is Britain's best-known natural history film-maker. His career as a naturalist and broadcaster has spanned nearly six decades, and in this volume of memoirs Sir David tells stories of the people and animals he has met and the places he has visited. Sir David is an Honorary
Life on Air
Language: en
Pages: 518
Authors: David Hendy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Radio Four has been described as 'the greatest broadcasting channel in the world', 'the heartbeat of the BBC', a cultural icon of Britishness. From its birth in 1967, Hendy explores its struggle to justify itself in a television age amid passionate disputes with its fiercely loyal listeners.
David Attenborough
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: David Hendy
Categories: Natural history
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages:
Authors: H. A. Curry, N. Jardine, J. A. Secord, E. C. Spary
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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Public Issue Radio
Language: en
Pages: 249
Authors: Hugh Chignell
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-02 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Based on original and previously unseen written and sound archives and interviews with former and current radio producers and presenters, Public Issue Radio addresses the controversial question of the political leanings of current affairs programmes, and asks if Analysis became an early platform for both Thatcherite and Blairite ideas.