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The Publisher: Henry Luce and His American Century by  Alan Brinkley - Signed First Edition - from West of Eden Books (SKU: 10789)

The Publisher: Henry Luce and His American Century

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The Publisher: Henry Luce and His American Century

by Brinkley, Alan

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New York, Alfred A Knopf, 2010, hardcover, xiii-531 pp, First Edition stated, First Printing, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket, Signed by the Author on the half-title page. Straight, tight and clean, slight spine-end and corner bumps. Dustjacket unclipped bearing original price, light rubs, slight edge bumps, short scratch to rear panel, in new Brodart sleeve. The prominent American historian and winner of the National Book award for Voices of Protest: Huey Long, Father Coughlin, and the Great Depression presents an in-depth look at the life and work of Henry Luce, widely regarded as the most important publisher of the twentieth century and founder of Time, Fortune, and Life magazines. Illustrated with 16 pages of black-&-white photographs. Appended: Author's Notes, Index. ISBN 9780679414445


The life, times, and work of Henry Luce, publisher of Time, Fortune, Life, and Sports Illustrated.


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The Publisher: Henry Luce and His American Century
Brinkley, Alan
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First Edition stated, First Printing
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
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20th Century; Biography & Autobiography; Business & Economics; Editors, Journalists, Publishers; Historical; Industries; Luce, Henry Robinson; Media & Communications Industries; Periodicals; Publishing; United States

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West of Eden Books is a home-based bookseller selling exclusively on-line since October 2003. We specialize in Out-Of-Print and Collectible Books with interests ranging from the Fine and Performing Arts to Science, Sports and Modern Literature. We are in daily contact with top booksellers worldwide and are happy to provide free referrals on request. Most of our listed books are first edition, first printings, carefully researched through our own reference materials and many other available sources. Most books are in Very Good to Fine condition with any flaws carefully noted. All hardcover books with dustjackets will receive a new archival quality Brodart dustjacket sleeve prior to shipping. Customer service and satisfaction is of primary importance to us at West of Eden Books. Our feedback from customers has been overwhelmingly positive. We pride ourselves in this and pledge to address any issue with any of our products or services to your satisfaction. Digital images available on request.


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