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Author: 
Rob Leicester Wagner
Reviewer: 
Dane S. Claussen

Claussen on Wagner, 'Red Ink, White Lies: The Rise and Fall of Los Angeles Newspapers, 1920-1962'


Rob Leicester Wagner. Red Ink, White Lies: The Rise and Fall of Los Angeles Newspapers, 1920-1962. Upland: Dragonflyer Press, 2000. 357 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-944933-80-0.

Reviewed by Dane S. Claussen (Point Park University)
Published on Jhistory (April, 2004)

Author: 
Brendan Dooley
Reviewer: 
Olga Borymchuk

Borymchuk on Dooley, 'The Social Skepticism: Experience and Doubt in Early Modern Culture'


Brendan Dooley. The Social Skepticism: Experience and Doubt in Early Modern Culture. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999. 213 pp. $46.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-6142-0.

Reviewed by Olga Borymchuk (St Hugh's College, Oxford University)
Published on Jhistory (September, 2003)

Author: 
W. Dale Nelson
Reviewer: 
Karen Miller Russell

Russell on Nelson, 'Who Speaks for the President? The White House Press Secretary from Cleveland to Clinton'


W. Dale Nelson. Who Speaks for the President? The White House Press Secretary from Cleveland to Clinton. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1998. 256 pp. 29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8156-0632-1.

Reviewed by Karen Miller Russell (University of Georgia)
Published on Jhistory (June, 2003)

Author: 
Jeffrey J. Pilz
Reviewer: 
Kimberley Mangun

Mangun on Pilz, 'The Life, Work and Times of George Henry Evans, Newspaperman, Activist and Reformer (1829-1849)'


Jeffrey J. Pilz. The Life, Work and Times of George Henry Evans, Newspaperman, Activist and Reformer (1829-1849). New York: Edwin Mellen Press, 2001. 286 pp. $109.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7734-7580-9.

Reviewed by Kimberley Mangun (University of Oregon)
Published on Jhistory (June, 2003)

Author: 
Kate Jackson
Reviewer: 
John Jenks

Jenks on Jackson, 'George Newnes and the New Journalism in Britain, 1880-1910: Culture and Profit'


Kate Jackson. George Newnes and the New Journalism in Britain, 1880-1910: Culture and Profit. Aldershot, England: Ashgate, 2001. 293 pp. $84.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7546-0317-7.

Reviewed by John Jenks (Dominican University)
Published on Jhistory (February, 2003)

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