Mary Mapes to write a memoir

From the Publisher’s Lunch list of publishing deals that have been sold:

Longtime television news journalist for CBS Evening News and Sixty Minutes Mary Mapes’ memoir, portraying “what really happened at CBS” [in particular with Dan Rather’s controversial story about George W. Bush’s National Guard service] and “revealing the corporate, political and ideological agendas that threaten the integrity of journalists and the news,” to Elizabeth Beier at St. Martin’s, in a major deal, in a pre-empt, for publication in fall 2005, by Wes Neff at Leighco (world).