Fanatics and fire-eaters : newspapers and the coming of the Civil War /

"During the years just before the Civil War, key newspapers in the United States became true mass media for the first time, reaching American society, North and South, as never before. In Fanatics and Fire-eaters, Lorman A. Ratner and Dwight L. Teeter, Jr., examine how this newly acquired power...

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Main Author: Ratner, Lorman.
Other Authors: Teeter, Dwight L., Jr., 1935-2015.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 2003.
Series:History of communication.
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Eastern Illinois University

Location: Book Stacks A-H 3000; J-L 2000; P-Z 1000 Level

Call Number: E459 .R3125 2003
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