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Author: 
Clyde Jeavons, Jane Mercer, Daniela Kirchner, eds.
Reviewer: 
Daniel German

German on Jeavons and Mercer and Kirchner, '"The Story of the Century!": An International Newsfilm Conference; Papers, Presentations and Proceedings'

Clyde Jeavons, Jane Mercer, Daniela Kirchner, eds. "The Story of the Century!": An International Newsfilm Conference; Papers, Presentations and Proceedings. London: British Universities Film and Video Council, 1998. 170 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-901299-69-7.

Reviewed by Daniel German (Library and Archives Canada) Published on Jhistory (September, 2007)

Author: 
Larry L King
Reviewer: 
John M. Coward

Coward on King, 'In Search of Willie Morris: The Mercurial Life of a Legendary Writer and Editor'

Larry L King. In Search of Willie Morris: The Mercurial Life of a Legendary Writer and Editor. New York: PublicAffairs, 2006. 353 pp. $26.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-58648-384-5.

Reviewed by John M. Coward (Department of Communication, University of Tulsa) Published on Jhistory (July, 2007)

Author: 
Larry L King
Reviewer: 
John M. Coward

Coward on King, 'In Search of Willie Morris: The Mercurial Life of a Legendary Writer and Editor'

Larry L King. In Search of Willie Morris: The Mercurial Life of a Legendary Writer and Editor. New York: PublicAffairs, 2006. 353 pp. $26.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-58648-384-5.

Reviewed by John M. Coward (Department of Communication, University of Tulsa) Published on Jhistory (July, 2007)

Author: 
Angela V. John
Reviewer: 
Eugenia M. Palmegiano

Palmegiano on John, 'War, Journalism and the Shaping of the Twentieth Century: The Life and Times of Henry V. Nevinson'

Angela V. John. War, Journalism and the Shaping of the Twentieth Century: The Life and Times of Henry V. Nevinson. London: I. B. Tauris, 2006. 246 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84511-081-9.

Reviewed by Eugenia M. Palmegiano (Department of History, Saint Peter's College) Published on Jhistory (July, 2007)

Author: 
Jill A. Edy
Reviewer: 
Elliot King

King on Edy, 'Troubled Pasts: News and the Collective Memory of Social Unrest'

Jill A. Edy. Troubled Pasts: News and the Collective Memory of Social Unrest. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2006. Index. $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-59213-497-7.

Reviewed by Elliot King (Department of Communication, Loyola College in Maryland) Published on Jhistory (July, 2007)

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