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Hitch-22: A Memoir
Hitch-22: A Memoir
by Christopher Hitchens
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Most who have observed Christopher Hitchens over the years would agree that he possesses a ferocious intellect and is unafraid to tackle the most contentious subjects. Now 60, English-born and American by adoption; all atheist and partly Jewish; bohemian... (read more)

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Conversations with Cronkite
Conversations with Cronkite
by Walter Cronkite
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Intimate. Revealing. Candid. Published by the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, Conversations with Cronkite gives readers a rare glimpse into the life and times of Walter Cronkite in his own words. The book contains selections from interviews... (read more)

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The Painted Word
The Painted Word
by Tom Wolfe
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"America's nerviest journalist" (Newsweek) trains his satirical eye on Modern Art in this "masterpiece" (The Washington Post) Wolfe's style has never been more dazzling, his wit never more keen. He addresses the scope of Modern Art, from its founding... (read more)

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H.L. Mencken: Prejudices: First, Second, and Third Series
H.L. Mencken: Prejudices: First, Second, and Third Series
by H L Mencken
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The Library of America: Now available in one complete collection. Thirty years ago, The Library of America was founded to undertake a historic endeavor: to help preserve the nation's cultural heritage by publishing America's best and most significant... (read more)

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The Last Days of Democracy: How Big Media and Power-Hungry Government Are Turning America Into a Dictatorship
The Last Days of Democracy: How Big Media and Power-Hungry Government Are Turning America Into a Dictatorship
by Elliott Cohen
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In this chilling account of an America in political and cultural decline, media critics Cohen and Fraser show how mainstream media corporations have become administration pawns in a well-organized effort to hijack America.... (read more)

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Inside the Presidential Debates: Their Improbable Past and Promising Future
Inside the Presidential Debates: Their Improbable Past and Promising Future
by Newton Minow
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Newton Minows long engagement with the world of television began nearly fifty years ago when President Kennedy appointed him chairman of the Federal Communications Commission. As its head, Minow would famously dub TV a “vast wasteland,” thus... (read more)

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No Time to Think: The Menace of Media Speed and the 24-Hour News Cycle
No Time to Think: The Menace of Media Speed and the 24-Hour News Cycle
by Howard Rosenberg
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An eviscerating look at the state of journalism in the age of the 24 hour news cycle by a Pulitzer Prize-winning television critic and a veteran news correspondent. No Time To Think focuses on the insidious and increasing portion of the news media that... (read more)

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Bill of Wrongs: The Executive Branch's Assault on America's Fundamental Rights
Bill of Wrongs: The Executive Branch's Assault on America's Fundamental Rights
by Molly Ivins
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In this, her final and perhaps greatest book, Molly Ivins launches a counterattack on the executive branchs shredding of our cherished Bill of Rights. From illegal wiretaps and the unlawful imprisonment of American citizens to the creeping influence of... (read more)

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The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone on the Media
The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone on the Media
by Brooke Gladstone
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Nearly one million weekly listeners trust NPR's Brooke Gladstone to guide them through the distortions and complexities of the modern media. This brilliant radio personality now bursts onto the page as an illustrated character in vivid comics drawn by... (read more)

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The Expo Files
The Expo Files
by Stieg Larsson
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With an introduction by Tariq Ali. Now almost exclusively known as the author of the bestselling Trilogy, as a professional journalist Stieg Larsson was an untiring crusader for democracy and equality. As a reporter and editor-in-chief on the journal... (read more)

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Reporting from Washington: The History of the Washington Press Corps
Reporting from Washington: The History of the Washington Press Corps
by Donald A Ritchie
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Donald Ritchie offers a vibrant chronicle of news coverage in our nation's capital, from the early days of radio and print reporting and the heyday of the wire services to the brave new world of the Internet. Beginning with 1932, when a newly elected FDR... (read more)

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Mencken: The American Iconoclast: The Life and Times of the Bad Boys of Baltimore
Mencken: The American Iconoclast: The Life and Times of the Bad Boys of Baltimore
by Marion Eliz Rodgers
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A towering figure on the American cultural landscape, H.L. Mencken stands out as one of our most influential stylists and fearless iconoclasts--the twentieth century's greatest newspaper journalist, a famous wit, and a constant figure of controversy... (read more)

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Fear and Loathing at Rolling Stone: The Essential Writing of Hunter S. Thompson
Fear and Loathing at Rolling Stone: The Essential Writing of Hunter S. Thompson
by Hunter S. Thompson and the Editors Of Rolling Stone
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The definitive collection of the king of gonzo journalism's finest work for Rolling Stone “Buy the ticket, take the ride,” was a favorite slogan of Hunter S. Thompson, and it pretty much defined both his work and his life. Fear and Loathing... (read more)

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Censored 2010: The Top 25 Censored Stories of 2008-09
Censored 2010: The Top 25 Censored Stories of 2008-09
by Project Censored and Peter Phillips and Mickey Huff and Dahr Jamail
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The yearly volumes of Censored, in continuous publication since 1976 and since 1995 available through Seven Stories Press, is dedicated to the stories that ought to be top features on the nightly news, but that are missing because of media bias and self... (read more)

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The Receptionist: An Education at the New Yorker
The Receptionist: An Education at the New Yorker
by Janet Groth
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In 1957, when a young Midwestern woman landed a job at The New Yorker, she didn't expect to stay long at the reception desk. But stay she did, and for twenty-one years she had the best seat in the house. In addition to taking messages, she ran... (read more)

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The Tummy Trilogy: American Fried Alice, Let's Eat, Third Helpings
The Tummy Trilogy: American Fried Alice, Let's Eat, Third Helpings
by Calvin Trillin
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In the 1970s, Calvin Trillin informed America that its most glorious food was not to be found at the pretentious restaurants he referred to generically as La Maison de la Casa House, Continental Cuisine. With three hilarious books over the next two... (read more)

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Kingdom of Fear: Loathsome Secrets of a Star-Crossed Child in the Final Days of the American Century
Kingdom of Fear: Loathsome Secrets of a Star-Crossed Child in the Final Days of the American Century
by Hunter S Thompson
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I never thought that old Dr. Gonzo would ever be relevant again. Leave it to a conservative administration to prove me wrong. In this collection of pre- and post-9-11 writings, Kingdom of Fear shows that Thompson can still be witty, provocative and... (read more)

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The Studs Terkel Reader: My American Century
The Studs Terkel Reader: My American Century
by Studs Terkel
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"A summing up of the best of Terkel."—Herbert Mitgang, Doubletake The Studs Terkel Reader, originally published under the title My American Century, collects the best interviews from eight of Terkel's classic oral histories together with his... (read more)

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Somewhere Inside: One Sister's Captivity in North Korea and the Other's Fight to Bring Her Home
Somewhere Inside: One Sister's Captivity in North Korea and the Other's Fight to Bring Her Home
by Laura Ling and Lisa Ling
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Somewhere Inside is the electrifying, never-before-told story of Laura Lings capture by the North Koreans in March 2009, and the efforts of her sister, journalist Lisa Ling, to secure Lauras release by former President Bill Clinton. This riveting true... (read more)

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Fear and Loathing at Rolling Stone: The Essential Writing of Hunter S. Thompson
Fear and Loathing at Rolling Stone: The Essential Writing of Hunter S. Thompson
by Hunter S Thompson
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“Buy the ticket, take the ride,” was a favorite slogan of Hunter S. Thompson, and it pretty much defined both his work and his life. Jann S. Wenner, the outlaw journalists friend and editor for nearly thirty-five years, has assembled articles&... (read more)

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