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A newspaper history of the world

an anthology of famous news stories from 1850 to the present day, and a collection of great scoops, leaks, exposures, crusades, triumphs and disasters from the pages of the British and American press

by Michael Wynn Jones

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Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English newspapers -- History,
  • American newspapers -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statement[compiled by] Michael Wynn Jones.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN4815 .W9 1974b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5235791M
    ISBN 100688001904
    LC Control Number75306442


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