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Citizen Hearst

W. A. Swanberg

Citizen Hearst

a biography of William Randolph Hearst.

by W. A. Swanberg

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Published by Longmans in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hearst, William Randolph.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, Scribner, 1961.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination555p.,ill.,23cm
    Number of Pages555
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17534284M

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Swanberg] on coopsifas.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. William Hearst, a very controversial figure holding an enormous zest for life, lived an extraordinary life of millionaire/5(16). The Hearst Affair. Swanberg's book Citizen Hearst: A Biography of William Randolph Hearst was recommended for a Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography by the advisory board but rejected by the trustees of Columbia University, apparently because they thought that Hearst was not dignified enough to be the subject of the award.

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(/ h ɜːr s t /; April 29, – August 14, ) was an American businessman, newspaper publisher, and politician known for developing the nation's largest newspaper chain and media company, Hearst coopsifas.com flamboyant methods of yellow journalism influenced the nation's popular media by emphasizing sensationalism and human interest coopsifas.comen: George, William Jr., John, Randolph.

This is the enthralling and often outrageous story of America's most enigmatic millionnaire, William Randolph Hearst. The most powerful newspaper mogul for more than a half century was one of the most mysterious and fascinating characters in this country's history.

42 photos.4/5(1). This colorful yet careful biography of William Randolph Hearst does more to clarify that man, and the ""yellow journalism"" he started, than anything written to date.

From ""Willie's"" birth in to fabulously wealthy parents (his miner father later became a senator) to his assumption of control of the San Francisco Examiner, then the New York Journal, to his intervention in the Cuban. I had originally intended to complete the third and final part of this review of Citizen Hearst after I had watched the movie Citizen Kane.

I have even reserved a DVD copy of the film from the Seattle Public Library system, but it hasn't arrived yet. A couple of pages in the book are devoted. Citizen Hearst. 2K likes. Citizen Hearst, a documentary directed by Leslie Iwerks & narrated by William H.

Macy, traces the year history of the Hearst media empire. coopsifas.comlowers: 2K. Get this from a library. Citizen Hearst: a biography of William Randolph Hearst. [W A Swanberg] -- Book Description: An exhaustive profile of the nation's most powerful newspaper mogul explores the life and times of William Randolph Hearst, his turbulent and flamboyant personal life, his.

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Writers' Center. Resources & Education. Writing Editing Publishing Marketing. Services for Authors. Nov 17,  · In part one of this review, I wrote about how I came to reread the book and my surprise that it was not more easily available.

As I plunged into this lengthy tome, I became impressed by how relevant it is to our modern era. There is the same disparity between rich and poor, although. Sep 17,  · David Thomson, after having read David Nasaw's new book The Chief, about life of William Randolph Hearst, holds Herman Mankiewicz's script for film Citizen Kane, which consistently wins top.

Though Citizen Kane is fiction, the number of parallels between Kane and Hearst make the connection between the two undeniable.

William Randolph Hearst was born on April 29,in San Francisco, California to multimillionaire George Hearst and Phoebe Apperson Hearst. Hearst was an only child, and his mother adored and indulged him.

Although Citizen Kane was ultimately saved from destruction, Hearst’s actions not only severely damaged the film’s chances for success, but derailed the grand plan by RKO president George Schaefer to produce high-quality films at his struggling studio—a step forward that could have had far-reaching ramifications in Hollywood.

Citizen Kane: A Filmmaker’s Journey is the remarkable story of how year-old Orson Welles came to Hollywood, defied the motion picture industry, and created the finest film ever produced. But even then, the fight continued with the dark and disturbing attack on .With lovely irony, Citizen Kane has in many ways eclipsed Hearst himself in its fame.

Citizen Hearst was a mere mortal and not quite the Devil, it turns out; he died inclutching the.Get this from a library! Citizen Hearst: a biography of William Randolph Hearst.

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