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phantom
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4/10/2012 10:44:52 PM
Posted: 4 years ago
Does anyone know of a good (preferably unbiased) source detailing Watergate?
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4/10/2012 10:45:06 PM
Posted: 4 years ago
And not wikapedia
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4/10/2012 10:48:20 PM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 4/10/2012 10:45:06 PM, phantom wrote:
And not wikapedia

How come? I don't think you'll find a more detailed source than wikipedia. They hire authors to write those pages. I've also never seen anything false written on a serious topic in Wikipedia.
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4/10/2012 10:49:52 PM
Posted: 4 years ago
Google Books is a great source to use because its searchable. Here's a link to some Watergate books:

http://books.google.com...

It's not listed on the page but I enjoyed a book called "In Nixon's Web" it was a memoir of the FBI director L. Patrick Gray. But yeah Google Books is a great resource for reliable information.
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4/10/2012 10:49:55 PM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 4/10/2012 10:48:20 PM, 000ike wrote:
At 4/10/2012 10:45:06 PM, phantom wrote:
And not wikapedia

How come? I don't think you'll find a more detailed source than wikipedia. They hire authors to write those pages. I've also never seen anything false written on a serious topic in Wikipedia.

I've already read a good portion. It wasn't as helpful as I would have liked, but maybe I'll take another look.
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4/10/2012 10:50:09 PM
Posted: 4 years ago
http://www.washingtonpost.com...
http://www.washingtonpost.com...
http://watergate.info...
http://www.fordlibrarymuseum.gov...
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4/10/2012 10:51:06 PM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 4/10/2012 10:48:20 PM, 000ike wrote:
At 4/10/2012 10:45:06 PM, phantom wrote:
And not wikapedia

How come? I don't think you'll find a more detailed source than wikipedia. They hire authors to write those pages. I've also never seen anything false written on a serious topic in Wikipedia.

Sorry, they don't hire writers. It's completely volunteer based. I'm one of them.
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4/10/2012 10:51:29 PM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 4/10/2012 10:49:18 PM, Wnope wrote:
Do Woodward and Bernstein count as biased?

They were part of the Washington post articles right? Yes
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4/10/2012 10:52:13 PM
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4/10/2012 10:54:26 PM
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At 4/10/2012 10:50:09 PM, 16kadams wrote:

http://watergate.info...
http://www.fordlibrarymuseum.gov...

Tah
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4/10/2012 10:54:54 PM
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At 4/10/2012 10:54:26 PM, phantom wrote:
At 4/10/2012 10:50:09 PM, 16kadams wrote:

http://watergate.info...
http://www.fordlibrarymuseum.gov...

Tah

tah?
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Is like a boat without a rudder,
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Is a theory without a fact!" -- George Shultz
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4/10/2012 10:56:57 PM
Posted: 4 years ago
http://sc94.ameslab.gov...
http://www.cnn.com...
http://www.u-s-history.com...
http://www.britannica.com...
http://www.hrc.utexas.edu...
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Is like a boat without a rudder,
Is like a kite without a tail.
A fact without a figure is a tragic final act,
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In this universe,
Is a theory without a fact!" -- George Shultz
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4/10/2012 11:01:45 PM
Posted: 4 years ago
Step 1) Go to wiki
Step 2) scroll to bottom of page
Step 3) read through the piles of sources right there

Don't avoid bias sources, simply understand that they are bias and only giving you part of the story, and gather bias from both sides (as well as unbiased). Part of understanding history is also understanding how others viewed it. Since every aspect of recorded history is recorded by a person, who may or may not have biases.
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4/10/2012 11:13:05 PM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 4/10/2012 10:54:54 PM, 16kadams wrote:
At 4/10/2012 10:54:26 PM, phantom wrote:
At 4/10/2012 10:50:09 PM, 16kadams wrote:

http://watergate.info...
http://www.fordlibrarymuseum.gov...

Tah

tah?

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