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  1. Lords of Fleet Street

    The Harmsworth Dynasty

    By Richard Bourne

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

    Originally published in 1990. The Harmsworth family, starting with Lord Northcliffe (1865-1922) is the greatest and most influential press dynasty Britain has known. The dynasty has had by far the greatest impact on the shape of the press today of all the great press families. The Harmsworths were...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Central Ideas in the Development of American Journalism

    A Narrative History

    By Marvin N. Olasky

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

    Originally published in 1991. This fascinating book of journalism history outlines the author’s concepts of the three ‘central ideas’ in journalism which have evolved through time. The first is the Official Story, that which state authorities wanted people to know; the second, the Corruption Story,...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Videotex Journalism

    Teletext Viewdata and the News

    By David H. Weaver

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

    Originally published in 1983. Videotex technology (the capacity to deliver computer-stored textual information and graphics electronically to the home television screen) was becoming widespread in the 1980s. This book looks at how this affected journalists and other news media and how the flow of...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Garvin of the Observer

    By David Ayerst

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

    Originally published in 1985. One of the most distinguished editors in the history of British journalism, J. L. Garvin created the Sunday newspaper as we now know it. His career at the Observer spanned the golden age of the British press when newspapers had a powerful influence on political affairs...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Library Editions: Victorian Theatre

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Victorian Theatre

    Reissuing works originally published between 1971 and 1981, this compact set offers an outstanding collection of scholarship devoted to 19th Century, Victorian, theatre. A small set of performance history and criticism, this set includes a biography of Henry Irving, a look at the rise of the status...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Photojournalism

    An Ethical Approach

    By Paul Martin Lester

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

    Originally published in 1991. "A photojournalist is a mixture of a cool, detached professional and a sensitive, involved citizen. The taking of pictures is much more than F-stops and shutter speeds. The printing of pictures is much more than chemical temperatures and contrast grades. The publishing...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Encyclopedia of Twentieth Century Journalists

    By William H. Taft

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

    Originally published in 1986. This book is a unique compilation of biographical sketches which covers editors, publishers, photographers, bureau chiefs, columnists, commentators, cartoonists, and artists. Alphabetical entries provide overviews of the lives and personalities of a good cross-section...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Last Chronicle of Bouverie Street

    By George Glenton, William Pattinson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

    Originally published in 1963. This book tells the story of the closure of the News Chronicle and its London evening companion The Star as seen by two journalists on the News Chronicle. They describe the Daily News tradition, record some of its finest hours and write about some of the greatest...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Press We Deserve

    Edited by Richard Boston

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

    Originally published in 1970. This book takes an extremely critical look at the British Press and explodes complacently held views of the time about the merits and virtues of British newspapers. From its polemical introduction by the editor it continues with chapters by a strong host of...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The United States Newspaper Program

    Cataloging Aspects

    Edited by Ruth C. Carter

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

    Originally published in 1986. Here is a valuable and engaging overview of the cataloging aspects of the United States Newspaper Program, the most extensive and comprehensive original cataloging enterprise undertaken in America. The importance of newspapers for purposes of historical research is...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge