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Broadcast Hysteria: Orson Welles's War of the Worlds and the Art of Fake News
Broadcast Hysteria: Orson Welles's War of the Worlds and the Art of Fake News
by A. Brad Schwartz
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The enthralling and never-told story of the War of the Worlds radio drama and its true aftermath On October 30, 1938, families across the country were gathered around their radios when their regular programming was interrupted by an... (read more)

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Paul Harvey's America: The Life, Art, and Faith of a Man Who Transformed Radio and Inspired a Nation
Paul Harvey's America: The Life, Art, and Faith of a Man Who Transformed Radio and Inspired a Nation
by David Holland
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Enter into the magical world of Boswell the badger, Hamish the terrier, Cleo the multi-coloured cat and their friends. The characters will amuse and entertain you with their antics.... (read more)

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The Wendy Williams Experience
The Wendy Williams Experience
by Wendy Williams
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In the dishiest book of the year, the top-rated and controversial radio host delivers the good, the bad, and the ugly on the industry's biggest stars. But we'll let her speak for herself:   Whitney Houston: "We have watched her go from our princess.... (read more)

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Good Day!: The Paul Harvey Story
Good Day!: The Paul Harvey Story
by Paul Batura
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"Hello Americans, I'm Paul Harvey." He was the voice of an era. Millions grew up listening to Paul Harvey News and Comment and The Rest of the Story, and trusted the great man who spoke for the little guy. Good Day! by Paul J. Batura follows the... (read more)

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Radio on: A Listener's Diary
Radio on: A Listener's Diary
by Sarah Vowell
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There are approximately 502 million radios in America. For this savvy, far-reaching diary, celebrated journalist and author Vowell turned hers on and listened--closely, critically, creatively--for an entire year. As a series of impressions and... (read more)

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Good Day!: The Paul Harvey Story
Good Day!: The Paul Harvey Story
by Paul Batura
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PRAISE FOR Good Day! “Paul Harvey: a voice of reason, a voice of common sense, an eloquent spokesman for the America and the Americans he loved. Open this book and read ‘the rest of the story.” —Ben Stein, author, actor, economist... (read more)

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A Voice in the Box: My Life in Radio
A Voice in the Box: My Life in Radio
by Bob Edwards
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Croswell Bowen: A Writerand#8217;s Life, a Daughterand#8217;s Portrait is the life story of a journalist who wrote his way through the major events of the mid-twentieth century. and#160;While tracing the trajectory of Croswell Bowenand#8217;s (1905and... (read more)

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Wendy's Got the Heat
Wendy's Got the Heat
by Wendy Williams
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Wendy Williams, a graduate of Northeastern University, is the host of the popular television show The Wendy Williams Show. She lives in New York with her husband and son. Karen Hunter is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, a celebrated radio talk-show... (read more)

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Something on My Own: Gertrude Berg and American Broadcasting =, 1929-1956
Something on My Own: Gertrude Berg and American Broadcasting =, 1929-1956
by Glenn D Smith
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Berg (1899-1966) became perhaps the first successful female producer and writer in radio and television. Smith (communication, Mississippi State U.) says that though some research has been done on her childhood and the circumstances of her entry into... (read more)

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Right of the Dial: The Rise of Clear Channel and the Fall of Commercial Radio
Right of the Dial: The Rise of Clear Channel and the Fall of Commercial Radio
by Alec Foege
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In Right of the Dial, Alec Foege explores how the mammoth media conglomerate evolved from a local radio broadcasting operation, founded in 1972, into one of the biggest, most profitable, and most polarizing corporations in the country. During its heyday,... (read more)

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Death of a Pirate: British Radio and the Making of the Information Age
Death of a Pirate: British Radio and the Making of the Information Age
by Adrian Johns
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When the pirate operator Oliver Smedley shot and killed his rival Reg Calvert in Smedley's country cottage on June 21, 1966, it was a turning point for the outlaw radio stations dotting the coastal waters of England. Situated on ships and offshore forts... (read more)

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They Call Me Baba Booey
They Call Me Baba Booey
by Gary Dellabate
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One of pop culture’s great enduring unsung heroes: Gary Dell’Abate, Howard Stern Show producer, miracle worker, professional good sport, and servant to the King of All Media, for the first time tells the story of his early years and reveals... (read more)

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They Call Me Baba Booey
They Call Me Baba Booey
by Gary Dellabate
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Includes all-new ma-ma-material! ALL NEW CHAPTER: Baba Booey’s Afghanistan Journal! and . . . the Shvoogie Buzzer story! One of pop culture’s great enduring unsung heroes: Gary Dell’Abate, Howard Stern Show... (read more)

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Listening to America: Twenty-Five Years in the Life of a Nation as Told to National Public Radio
Listening to America: Twenty-Five Years in the Life of a Nation as Told to National Public Radio
by Linda Wertheimer
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Extracts from major news stories and interviews on National Public Radio, 1971 to 1994. Among them are Watergate and Nixon's resignation, the end of the Vietnam War, Three Mile Island, Mount Saint Helens, the first recognition of AIDS, The Challenger... (read more)

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It's Not about Me
It's Not about Me
by Chris Evans
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Continuing the story of the hugely successful television and radio broadcaster, this sequel documents the remaining journey of self-discovery undertaken by Chris Evans. Picking up after the hosts purchase of the immensely popular Virgin Radio, the... (read more)

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Wireless Imagination: Sound, Radio, and the Avant-Garde
Wireless Imagination: Sound, Radio, and the Avant-Garde
by Douglas Kahn
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Wireless Imagination addresses perhaps the most conspicuous silence in contemporary theory and art criticism, the silence that surrounds the polyphonous histories of audio art. Composed of both original essays and several newly translated documents, this... (read more)

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Vox Populi: The O'Shaughnessy Files
Vox Populi: The O'Shaughnessy Files
by William Oshaughnessy
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Vox Populi is the long-awaited fourth collection of interviews, editorials, essays, observations and keen insight from legendary New York broadcaster William O'Shaughnessy. With this inspiring new anthology, Bill is back in a big way, offering compelling... (read more)

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Dear Mrs. Fitzsimmons: Tales of Redemption from an Irish Mailbox
Dear Mrs. Fitzsimmons: Tales of Redemption from an Irish Mailbox
by Greg Fitzsimmons
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PARENT S: DO NOT TRY THIS AT HOME Greg Fitzsimmons has made a lot of what appear to be bad decisions. Its what he was raised to do. Most parents would hide or destroy any evidence so clearly demonstrating their childs failures, but—lucky for us&... (read more)

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Black Gold: Nuggets from a Lifetime of Laughs
Black Gold: Nuggets from a Lifetime of Laughs
by Arthur Black
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"Arthur Black is a polished performer, full of wit and style." --Toronto... (read more)

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Listening in: Radio and the American Imagination
Listening in: Radio and the American Imagination
by Susan J Douglas
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At the beginning of this spirited and engaging cultural history, Douglas (communication studies, U. of Michigan, Ann Arbor) refers to Erik Barnouw's three-volume (published between 1966 and 1970); she covers much of the same groundonly quicker (one... (read more)

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