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"Curiosity is free-wheeling intelligence." -- Alistair Cooke
For the English cricketer, please see Alastair Cook


Alfred Alistair Cooke KBE (20 November 1908 - 30 March 2004) was a British/American journalist, television personality and broadcaster. Outside his journalistic output, which included Letter from America and Alistair Cooke's America, he was well known in the United States as the host of PBS Masterpiece Theater from 1971 to 1992. After holding the job for 22 years, and having worked in television for 42 years, Cooke retired in 1992, although he continued to present Letter from America until shortly before his death. He was the father of author and folk singer John Byrne Cooke.

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Total Books: 107
Golf The Marvelous Mania
2015 - Golf the Marvelous Mania (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781628725186
ISBN-10: 1628725184
Genre: Sports & Outdoors
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Fun  Games with Alistair Cooke On Sport and Other Amusements
Alistair Cooke The Essential Letters from America 2000-2004
2010 - Alistair Cooke the Essential Letters From America 2000-2004 (Audio CD)Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781408400791
ISBN-10: 1408400790
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The Mencken
2010 - The Mencken (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781153405317
ISBN-10: 1153405318
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Alistair Cooke The Essential Letters from America The 90s
2009 - Alistair Cooke the Essential Letters From America the 90s [BBC Audio] (Audio CD)Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781408400784
ISBN-10: 1408400782
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Alistair Cooke's Seasonal Letters from America
2009 - Alistair Cooke's Seasonal Letters From America [BBC Audio] (Audio CD)
ISBN-13: 9781408426814
ISBN-10: 1408426811
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Alistair Cooke's America
2009 - Alistair Cooke's America (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780465018826
ISBN-10: 0465018823
Genre: History
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Reporting America
2008 - Reporting America (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781590201831
ISBN-10: 1590201833
Genre: History
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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The Vintage Mencken
2008 - The VIntage Mencken (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781443725606
ISBN-10: 1443725609
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Alistair Cooke's Letters from America The Elections
2008 - Alistair Cooke's Letters From America the Elections [BBC Audio] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781408409534
ISBN-10: 1408409534
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Letter from America
2007 - Letter From America [Penguin Celebrations] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780141035345
ISBN-10: 014103534X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The American Home Front 1941-1942
2007 - The American Home Front 1941-1942 (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780802143327
ISBN-10: 0802143326
Genres: History, Health, Fitness & Dieting
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
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The Marvellous Mania Alistair Cooke on Golf
2007 - The Marvellous Mania Alistair Cooke on Golf (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780713999969
ISBN-10: 0713999969
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American Home Front The 1941-1942
2007 - American Home Front the 1941-1942 (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781423321224
ISBN-10: 1423321227
Genres: History, History
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Alistair Cooke's American Journey Life on the Home Front in the Second World War
Charlie Chaplin An Atlantic Portrait
2007 - Charlie Chaplin an Atlantic Portrait (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781432569730
ISBN-10: 1432569732
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Douglas Fairbanks The Making Of A Screen Character
2007 - Douglas Fairbanks the Making of a Screen Character (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781432596705
ISBN-10: 1432596705
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Alistair Cooke's American Journey
2006 - Alistair Cooke's American Journey (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780713998795
ISBN-10: 0713998792
Genres: History, Reference, Travel
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Letter from America v 3
2005 - Letter From America V 3 [BBC Radio Collection] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780563510093
ISBN-10: 0563510099
Genres: Literature & Fiction, History, General
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Letter From America Vol 3
2005 - Letter From America Vol 3 (Audio CD)
ISBN-13: 9780563527596
ISBN-10: 0563527595
Genre: History
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Letter from America 1946-2004
2005 - Letter From America 1946-2004 (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780713998849
ISBN-10: 0713998849
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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1999 - Alistair Cooke at the Bbc [BBC Radio Collection] (Audio Cassette)Audio CD
Letters From Four Seasons [POCKET PENGUINS 70\'S] (Paperback)