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  Title Author Latest Edition Star Rating
A Child of the Century Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur 1985


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Total Votes: 6
ISBN/UPC: 0917657411
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A Good Life: Newspapers and Other Adventures Ben Bradlee 1996


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Total Votes: 9
ISBN/UPC: 0684825236
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A Mighty Heart Marianne Pearl 2003


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Total Votes: 3
ISBN/UPC: 0743244427
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A Place in the News: From the Women’s Pages to the Front Page Kay Mills 1990


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ISBN/UPC: 0231074174
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A Reporter’s Life Walter Cronkite 1996


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Total Votes: 6
ISBN/UPC: 0394578791
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All the President’s Men Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward 1974


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Total Votes: 14
ISBN/UPC: 1416522913
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American Carnival: Journalism under Siege in an Age of New Media Neil Henry 2007


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Total Votes: 1
ISBN/UPC: 0520243420
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Best Editorial Cartoons of the Year, 2007 Edition Charles Brooks, editor 2007


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Total Votes: 2
ISBN/UPC: 1589804597
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Best Newspaper Writing 2006-2007 Aly Colon, editor 2007


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Total Votes: 4
ISBN/UPC: 0872892964
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Bias Bernard Goldberg 2001


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Total Votes: 3
ISBN/UPC: 0895261901
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Black Voices in Commentary: The Trotter Group Wayne Dawkins and DeWayne Wickham 2006


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ISBN/UPC: 0963572091
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Brave Men Ernie Pyle 1944


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Total Votes: 1
ISBN/UPC: 978-0803287686
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Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age Clay Shirky 2010


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ISBN/UPC: 1594202532
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Confessions of an S.O.B. Al Neuharth 1992


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Total Votes: 2
ISBN/UPC: 038524942X
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Crusaders, Scoundrels, Journalists: The Newseum’s Most Intriguing Newspeople Eric Newton 1999


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Total Votes: 4
ISBN/UPC: 0812930800
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Dispatches Michael Herr 1991


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Total Votes: 3
ISBN/UPC: 0679735259
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Due to Circumstances Beyond our Control Fred Friendly 1999


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Total Votes: 5
ISBN/UPC: 081293136X
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Essential McLuhan Marshall McLuhan 1996


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Total Votes: 2
ISBN/UPC: 0465019951
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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream Hunter S. Thompson 1998


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Total Votes: 5
ISBN/UPC: 0679785892
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Freedom’s Journal: The First African-American Newspaper Jacqueline Bacon 2007


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ISBN/UPC: 0739118935
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Front Row at the White House: My Life and Times Helen Thomas 2000


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Total Votes: 5
ISBN/UPC: 0684868091
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Growing Up Russell Baker 1982


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Total Votes: 3
ISBN/UPC: 0451168380
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Herblock: A Cartoonist’s Life Herbert Block 1993


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Total Votes: 4
ISBN/UPC: 0812930541
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Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing Without Organizations Clay Shirkey 2008


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ISBN/UPC: 0143114948
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If No News, Send Rumors Stephen Bates 1991


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Total Votes: 6
ISBN/UPC: 0805016104
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Imperial Life in the Emerald City: Inside Iraq’s Green Zone Rajiv Chandrasekaran 2006


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Total Votes: 3
ISBN/UPC: 1400044871
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In Search of Light Edward Bliss Jr., editor 1974


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Total Votes: 1
ISBN/UPC: 0306807629
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Letters to a Young Journalist (Art of Mentoring) Samuel G. Freedman 2006


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ISBN/UPC: 0465024556
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Losing the News: The Future of the News that Feeds Democracy Alex S. Jones 2009


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ISBN/UPC: 0195181239
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Morning Miracle David Kindred 2010


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ISBN/UPC: 0385523564
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News Values: Ideals for an Information Age Jack Fuller 1996


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Total Votes: 2
ISBN/UPC: 0226268802
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Not So Wild a Dream Eric Sevareid 1995


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Total Votes: 1
ISBN/UPC: 0826210147
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Personal History Katharine Graham 1998


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Total Votes: 7
ISBN/UPC: 0394585852
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Pulitzer Prize Editorials: America’s Best Editorial Writing 1917-2003, 3rd ed. Laird B. Anderson, editor 2003


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Total Votes: 1
ISBN/UPC: 081382544X
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Pulitzer’s Gold: Behind the Prize for Public Service Journalism Roy J. Harris Jr. 2008


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Total Votes: 5
ISBN/UPC: 0826217680
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Reinventing Local News : Connecting Communities Through New Adam Clayton Powell III 2006


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ISBN/UPC: 1932800158
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Restless Genius Richard J. Tofel 2009


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Total Votes: 1
ISBN/UPC: 978-0-312-53674-9
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Sarajevo Daily Tom Wolfe 1995


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Total Votes: 1
ISBN/UPC: 0060190523
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Scoop Evelyn Waugh 1937


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Total Votes: 4
ISBN/UPC: 0141187492
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Taking Their Place: A Documentary History of Women and Journalism. Maurine H. Beasley and Sheila J. Gibbons 2003


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ISBN/UPC: 1891136070
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The Boys on the Bus Timothy Crouse 1972


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Total Votes: 5
ISBN/UPC: 0345340159
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The Camera Never Blinks: Adventures of a TV Journalist Dan Rather 1984


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Total Votes: 4
ISBN/UPC: 0345318331
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The Changing of the South: Journalism and Civil Rights, 1960-1968 Gene F. Patterson 2002


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Total Votes: 1
ISBN/UPC: 0813025745
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The Colonel: The Life and Legend of Robert R. McCormick Richard Norton Smith 1997


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Total Votes: 2
ISBN/UPC: 0395533791
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The Death and Life of American Journalism Robert W. McChesney and John Nichols 2010


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ISBN/UPC: 1568586051
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The Digital Journalist’s Handbook Mark S. Luckie 2010


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ISBN/UPC: 1450565603
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The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test Tom Wolfe 1999


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Total Votes: 3
ISBN/UPC: 0553380648
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The Final Days Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward 1988


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Total Votes: 3
ISBN/UPC: 0517246597
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The Girls in the Balcony: Women, Men and The New York Times Nan Robertson 2001


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Total Votes: 6
ISBN/UPC: 0595154646
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The Kingdom and the Power: Behind the Scenes at the New York Times Gay Talese 1969


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Total Votes: 2
ISBN/UPC: 0812977688
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The New News Business John Chancellor and Walter R. Mears 1995


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Total Votes: 3
ISBN/UPC: 006095101X
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The News About The News Leonard Downie Jr. and Robert G. Kaiser 2002


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Total Votes: 1
ISBN/UPC: 0375408746
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The Ninth Issue Dallin Malmgren 1989


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Total Votes: 1
ISBN/UPC: 0385296916
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The Powers That Be David Halberstam 2000


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Total Votes: 3
ISBN/UPC: 0252069412
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The Problem of the Media Robert W. McChesney 2004


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ISBN/UPC: 1583671056
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The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle and the Awakening of a Nation Gene Roberts and Hank Kibanoff 2006


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Total Votes: 3
ISBN/UPC: 0679403817
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The Trust Susan E.Tifft and Alex Jones 2000


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Total Votes: 2
ISBN/UPC: 0316836311
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The Vanishing Newspaper: Saving Journalism in the Information Age Philip Meyer 2006


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ISBN/UPC: 0826215688
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Trail of Feathers: Searching for Philip True Robert Rivard 2006


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Total Votes: 2
ISBN/UPC: 1586484559
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We the Media: Grassroots Journalism By the People For the People Dan Gillmor 2006


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ISBN/UPC: 0596102275
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Woodward and Bernstein: Life in the Shadow of Watergate Alicia C. Shepard 2006


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Total Votes: 1
ISBN/UPC: 0471737615
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