Alistair Cooke, Remembered

Friday, April 02, 2004

Legendary broadcaster Alistair Cooke died this week at the age of 95. For most Americans, Cooke was known as the erudite host of the PBS series Masterpiece Theatre. But for his fellow Britons, Cooke was much more esteemed for his weekly radio dispatches from across the pond, in the BBC's "Letter from America." Brooke reflects on the life and legacy of Alistair Cooke.

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