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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Illinois State Library (Springfield)

Location: Illinois Documents

Call Number: I 973.7 RATN
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Location: Illinois Documents

Call Number: I 973.7 RATN
Copy 2 Available  Check if item can be requested