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Palgrave Studies in the History of the Media

The Americanization of the British Press, 1830s-1914

Speed in the Age of Transatlantic Journalism

Authors: Wiener, J.

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The first book to compare and contrast the rise of mass circulation press in Britain and America. It provides insights into the origins of tabloid journalism and explores a range of cross-cultural and literary issues, tracing the history of key newspapers and the careers of influential journalists such as Bennett, Russell, Harmsworth and Pulitzer.

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JOEL H. WIENER is Professor Emeritus of History at the City University of New York, USA. He has published and edited many books and articles on British press history and aspects of Nineteenth- and Twentieth-century British History. His books include The War of the Unstamped (1969) and Papers for the Millions: the New Journalism in Britain, 1850s to 1914 (1988). Professor Wiener is also a former president of the Research Society for British Periodicals.

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Winner of the 2012 Robert and Vineta Colby Scholarly Book Prize


Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

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eBook $84.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Americanization of the British Press, 1830s-1914
Book Subtitle
Speed in the Age of Transatlantic Journalism
Authors
Series Title
Palgrave Studies in the History of the Media
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-34795-3
DOI
10.1057/9780230347953
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-58186-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 253
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