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The African American Press

A History of News Coverage During National Crises, With Special Reference to Four Black Newspapers, 1827-1965

by Charles A. Simmons

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Published by McFarland & Company .
Written in English

  • Acquisitions & collection development,
  • Black studies,
  • Press & journalism,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History: American,
  • Black American Sociology,
  • Press And Society,
  • United States,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • History - General History,
  • USA,
  • Journalism,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - Histor,
  • Media Studies - Print Media,
  • United States - General,
  • Race relations,
  • African American newspapers,
  • African American press,
  • History,
  • Press and politics

  • The Physical Object
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8138230M
    ISBN 10078640387X
    ISBN 109780786403875

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