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
Published:Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 2003.
Series:History of communication.
Online Access:Table of contents 
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Location: Upper Level

Call Number: 973.711 R236
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