New PDF release: Politicians, the Press, and Propaganda: Lord Northcliffe and

By J. Lee Thompson

ISBN-10: 087338637X

ISBN-13: 9780873386371

Politicians, the clicking and Propaganda represents the newest and such a lot large examine on Alfred Harmsworth (Lord Northcliffe), one of many "press lords" who inspired British politics and coverage through the First international battle. Thompson's is the one learn to house Northcliffe and the inseparable caliber of his public and political occupation from his journalism. by means of 1914, principally via his received efforts, Northcliffe had turn into a powerful strength in Edwardian England, and his stature used to be simply elevated by way of the stresses the nice battle put on British society. The interval among August 1914 and November 1918 marked the top of his energy and effect. Politicians, the clicking, and Propaganda addresses a variety of subject matters the nice battle, journalism, propaganda, censorship, the use and misuse of strength, his preoccupation with the US, and Norrthcliffe's impact on David Lloyd George and should entice these attracted to the historical past of modernjournalism in addition to twentieth-century British history.

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