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A History of the "National Intelligencer"

By William E. Ames

A History of the

384 pp., 6.125 x 9.25

  • Paperback ISBN: 978-0-8078-9605-1
    Published: January 2011

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During the first half of the nineteenth century, the aristocrat of Washington, D.C., journalism was the <3>National Intelligencer<1>. It served important educational and policy-making functions in relation to the federal government from the time it was born to fight for the cause of Thomas Jefferson's liberalism until it died espousing a conservatism that had no party to support it.

Originally published 1971.

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