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1 BABB, LAURA LONGLEY (EDITOR). Of The Press, By The Press, For The Press (and Others, Too); A Critical Study Of The Inside Workings Of The News Business, From The News Pages, Editorials, Columns, And Internal Staff Memos Of The Washington Post.
Washington Post Writers Group, Washington DC., 1974. 0884750035 / 9780884750031 First Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 8.79 USD
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2 BAGDIKIAN, BEN H. The Media Monopoly.
Beacon Press, Boston: 1983. 080706162X / 9780807061626 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Explains the extent to which control of the media by American business affects the content and distribution of the news. Includes an Index. 
Price: 18.53 USD
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3 BALL, RICK AND NBC NEWS, AND RUSERT, TIM (FOREWORD). Meet The Press: 50 Years Of History In The Making.
McGraw-Hill, New York: 1997. 0070466149 / 9780070466142 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
A dazzling retrospective based on the Meet The Press television program for anyone interested in the people and events that have shaped the political and cultural landscape from World War II to the present day. Numerous photographs and includes an Index. 
Price: 17.39 USD
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4 BATES, MILTON J.; LICHTY, LAWRENCE; MILES, PAUL L.; SPECTOR, RONALD H.; YOUNG, MARILYN (ADVISORY BOARD). Reporting Vietnam: Part One, American Journalism 1959-1969 & Part Two, American Journalism 1969-1975 (2 Volume Set).
The Library of America, New York: 1998. 1883011582 / 9781883011581 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Like new. Each volume in sturdy cardboard slipcase. 
American journalists report on the Vietnam War. Volume I covers 1959-69. Volume II covers 1969-75. "...in this enormous body of almost a million words, there is a heroic determination to understand, and to redeem physical pain and loss with mental clarity. For that alone, we owe these writers a huge debt of gratitude." - San Francisco Chronicle Book Review - Gerald Nicosia. Volume 1 ISBN 1883011582, Volume 2 ISBN 1883011590. 
Price: 68.97 USD
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5 BECKETT, IAN F. W. The War Correspondents: The American Civil War.
Grange Books, London: 1997. 1840130040 / 9781840130041 First Edition (Unstated). A Sutton Publishing Book. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Never before has such a comprehensive narrative account been told by those who witnessed the American Civil War. A further dimension is added by the inclusion of over sixty illustrations, many of them previously unpublished contemporary photographs, and maps, showing the eastern and western theaters of the war. Includes an Index. 
Price: 34.91 USD
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6 BEHRENS, JOHN C. The Typewriter Guerrillas: Closeups Of 20 Top Investigative Reporters.
Nelson-Hall, Chicago: 1977. 0882295063 / 9780882295060 s Softcover. Good condition. 
Based on interviews with prize-winning journalists from across the country. Covers talks with the most well-known national investigators and some of the successful lesser knowns. Includes an Index. 
Price: 14.25 USD
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7 BENNETT, BARBARA: AMSTER, LINDA. Who Said What (and When And Where And How) In 1971.
Quadrangle Books Inc., New York: 1972. 0812902890 / 9780812902891 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 23.51 USD
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8 BERNSTEIN, THEODORE M. Watch Your Language: A Lively, Informal Guide To Better Writing, Emanating From The News Room Of The New York Times.
Channel Press, Great Neck: 1958. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 46.55 USD
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9 BOYNTON, ROBERT. The New New Journalism: Conversations With America's Best Nonfiction Writers On Their Craft.
Vintage Books, New York: 2005. 140003356X / 9781400033560 s Softcover. Very good condition. 

Price: 13.78 USD
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10 BOZELL III, L. BRENT; BAKER, BRENT H. And That's The Way It Is(n't): A Reference Guide To Media Bias.
Media Research Center, Alexandria: 1990. First Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. Creases on the front cover. 
Demonstrates conclusively that America's most influential media outlets report the news through a liberal prism. 
Price: 27.08 USD
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11 BRADLEE, BEN. A Good Life: Newspapering And Other Adventures.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1995. 0684808943 / 9780684808949 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
A witty, candid story of a daring man who made his own way to the heights of American journalism and public life; A fascinating, earthy, and revealing look at America and American journalism. Includes an Index. 
Price: 8.55 USD
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12 BROOKS, CHARLES (EDITOR); LONG, SCOTT (FOREWORD). Best Editorial Cartoons Of 1972: A Pictorial History Of The Year.
Pelican Publishing Company, Gretna: 1973. First Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Provides a pictorial history of the major news events of 1972, as reflected in the work of the nation's leading editorial cartoonists. Contains cartoons from newspapers, magazines, television stations and syndicates. 
Price: 42.28 USD
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13 BROWN, DAVID; BRUNER, W. RICHARD (EDITORS). I Can Tell It Now.
E. P. Dutton and Co., New York: 1964. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Here is a fascinating volume of untold stories behind great news events of the past twenty-five years. 
Price: 28.26 USD
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14 BUTTERFIELD, ROGER; EDITORS OF THE SATURDAY EVENING POST. The Saturday Evening Post Treasury.
Simon and Scxhuster, New York: 1954 Sixteenth Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. Front cover is stained. Bottom edge is stained. 
A collection of articles that appeared in The Saturday Evening Post. There is a set of black-and-white copies of the magazine's covers. Includes an Index. 
Price: 10.69 USD
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15 BUTTERFIELD, ROGER; EDITORS OF THE SATURDAY EVENING POST. The Saturday Evening Post Treasury.
Simon and Scxhuster, New York: 1954 Twelfth Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
A collection of articles that appeared in The Saturday Evening Post. There is a set of black-and-white copies of the magazine's covers. Includes an Index. 
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16 CATLEDGE, TURNER. My Life And The Times.
Harper & Row, New York: 1971. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Catledge is a born storyteller, and his book is full of entertaining anecdotes. Includes an Index. 
Price: 7.13 USD
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17 CATLEDGE, TURNER. My Life And The Times.
Harper & Row, New York: 1971. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket has tint tears in it. 
Catledge is a born storyteller, and his book is full of entertaining anecdotes. Includes an Index. 
Price: 7.36 USD
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18 CECIL, MATTHEW. Hoover's Fbi And The Fourth Estate: The Campaign To Control The Press And The Bureau's Image.
University Press of Kansas, Lawrence: 2014. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
The Federal Bureau of Investigation was an agency devoted to American ideals, professionalism, and scientific methods, directed by a sage and selfless leader—and anyone who said otherwise was a no-good subversive, bent on discrediting the American way of life. That was the official story, and how J. Edgar Hoover made it stick—running roughshod over those same American ideals—is the story this book tells in full for the first time. From Hoover's first tentative media contacts in the 1930s to the Bureau's eponymous television series in the 1960s and 1970s, FBI officials labored mightily to control the Bureau's image—efforts that put them not-so-squarely at the forefront of the emerging field of public relations. In the face of any journalistic challenges to the FBI's legitimacy and operations, Hoover was able to create a benign, even heroic counter narrative, thanks in part to his friends in newsrooms. Matthew Cecil's own prodigious investigation through hundreds of thousands of pages from FBI files reveals the lengths to which Hoover and his lackeys went to use the press to hoodwink the American people. Even more sobering is how much help he got from so many in the press. Conservative journalists like broadcaster Fulton Lewis, Jr. and columnist George Sokolsky positioned themselves as "objective" defenders of Hoover's FBI and were rewarded with access, friendship, and other favors. Some of Hoover's friends even became adjunct-FBI agents, designated as Special Service Contacts who discreetly gathered information for the Bureau. "Enemies," on the other hand, were closely monitored and subjected to operations that disrupted their work or even undermined and ended their careers. Noted journalists like I. F. Stone, George Seldes, James A. Wechsler, and many others found themselves the subjects of FBI investigations and, occasionally, named on the Bureau's "custodial detention index," targeted for arrest in the case of a national emergency. With experience as a political reporter, a press secretary, and a scholar and professor of journalism and public relations, Matthew Cecil is uniquely qualified to conduct us through the maze of political intrigue and influence peddling that mark—and often mask—the history of the FBI. His work serves as a cautionary tale about how manipulative government agents and compliant journalists can undermine the very institutions and ideals they are tasked with protecting. Matthew Cecil is associate professor and director of the Elliott School of Communication, Wichita State University. He has worked as a newspaper editor, a political and legislative reporter, and a press secretary for a gubernatorial campaign. "A rare book—enormously entertaining and scrupulous scholarship. A major contribution to our understanding of J. Edgar Hoover, America's modern-day Machiavelli. Cecil has the facts behind the FBI legend, and they are fascinating." —Tim Weiner, author of Enemies: A History of the FBI "Matthew Cecil's thoughtful and well researched monograph convincingly documents the covert and sophisticated efforts of Hoover's FBI both to promote a positive image and to immunize the FBI from legitimate criticisms of its abusive practices. His study is a primer for our time—highlighting the dangers to civil liberties and democratic values posed by secretive and effectively unaccountable intelligence agencies." —Athan Theoharis, author of The FBI and American Democracy: A Brief Critical History "Matthew Cecil has dug up important and original new evidence about the malignant propaganda apparatus wielded by J. Edgar Hoover, who for decades flattered, cajoled and intimidated America's media establishment into shamelessly exaggerating FBI exploits and hiding its criminal abuses. The author's painstaking review of tens of thousands of FBI documents demonstrates that while the nation's top editors and reporters cravenly competed to become Hoover's hagiographic handmaidens, the handful of journalists brave enough to challenge the FBI were viciously targeted for retribution by America's most powerful law enforcement agency. J. Edgar Hoover and the American Press is detached and fair-minded scholarship but doesn't shrink from the inevitable conclusion that it was Hoover who was the true threat to U.S. democracy. At a time when our government is once again asking us to trust it with unparalleled spying powers, this book provides an urgent and timely warning of the perils of unchecked police power—and the need for vigorous watchdog journalism to expose it. Anyone who cares about civil liberties should read this disturbing reminder of what can go wrong." —Mark Feldstein, author of Poisoning the Press: Richard Nixon, Jack Anderson, and the Rise of Washington's Scandal Culture "A very strong and well written study on a topic that has never been explored at any great length and is thus a significant contribution to our understanding of the history of Hoover's FBI."—Douglas M. Charles, author of FBI's Obscene File: J. Edgar Hoover and the Bureau's Crusade against Smut "Cecil takes a long overdue look at one of the pillars in the FBI temple J. Edgar Hoover built . . . the director's shrewd use of and manipulation of the press. Should be on the shelf of anyone interested in the Bureau's history."—Max Holland, author of Leak: Why Mark Felt Became Deep Throat 
Price: 33.20 USD
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19 CHAPPLE, STEVE. Outlaws In Babylon: Shocking True Adventures On The Marijuana Frontier.
Long Shadow Books New York; 1984. 0671464175 / 9780671464172 s Softcover. Fair condition. 

Price: 46.79 USD
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20 CHESHIRE, MAXINE; GREENYA, JOHN. Maxine Cheshire, Reporter.
Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston: 1978. Book Club Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
This is an insider's intriguing account of dramatic, sometimes tragic events and colorful personalities, of what goes on behind closed doors. Includes an Index. 
Price: 7.13 USD
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