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Infamous scribblers : the Founding Fathers and the rowdy beginnings of American journalism, Eric Burns

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Infamous scribblers : the Founding Fathers and the rowdy beginnings of American journalism
Title
Infamous scribblers
Title remainder
the Founding Fathers and the rowdy beginnings of American journalism
Statement of responsibility
Eric Burns
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the raucous journalism of the Revolutionary era, showing how it helped build a nation that endured and offering new perspectives on today's media wars
Cataloging source
DLC
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Burns, Eric
Dewey number
071/.309033
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4861
LC item number
.B87 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Journalism
  • American newspapers
  • Zeitung
  • Journalismus
  • USA
  • American newspapers
  • Journalism
  • United States
  • Adams, John
  • Adams, Samuel
  • Callender, James Thomson
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Franklin, James
  • Hamilton, Alexander
  • Paine, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Washington, George
  • United States
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Infamous scribblers : the Founding Fathers and the rowdy beginnings of American journalism, Eric Burns
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [441]-449) and index
Contents
I: The role of authority -- The end of the beginning -- Publishing by authority -- Defying authority -- The sounds of Silence Dogood -- Science, sex, and super crown soap -- The end of authority -- II: The approach of war -- Severing the snake -- "The Weekly dung barge" -- The Tory dung barge -- The shot spread 'cross the page -- Uncommon prose -- A sword of a different kind -- III: The tumult of peace -- The passionate decade -- The not-so-unlikely target -- The Gazette ... -- ... versus the Gazette -- Dark whispers on the page -- "The arising vapour" -- Cobbett's quills -- Sedition -- Master and mistress -- Post-script -- Renewed subscriptions
Control code
ocm61461887
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 467 p.
Isbn
9781586483340
Lccn
2005053542
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61461887
  • (OCoLC)61461887
Label
Infamous scribblers : the Founding Fathers and the rowdy beginnings of American journalism, Eric Burns
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [441]-449) and index
Contents
I: The role of authority -- The end of the beginning -- Publishing by authority -- Defying authority -- The sounds of Silence Dogood -- Science, sex, and super crown soap -- The end of authority -- II: The approach of war -- Severing the snake -- "The Weekly dung barge" -- The Tory dung barge -- The shot spread 'cross the page -- Uncommon prose -- A sword of a different kind -- III: The tumult of peace -- The passionate decade -- The not-so-unlikely target -- The Gazette ... -- ... versus the Gazette -- Dark whispers on the page -- "The arising vapour" -- Cobbett's quills -- Sedition -- Master and mistress -- Post-script -- Renewed subscriptions
Control code
ocm61461887
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 467 p.
Isbn
9781586483340
Lccn
2005053542
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61461887
  • (OCoLC)61461887

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