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James Gordon Bennett

Publisher (1-Sep-1795 — 1-Jun-1872)


Oliver Carlson. The Man Who Made News: James Gordon Bennett. New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce. 1942. 440pp.

Albert Stevens Crockett. When James Gordon Bennett was Caliph of Bagdad. Funk & Wagnalls Company. 1926. 414pp.

Douglas Fermer. James Gordon Bennett and the New York Herald: A Study of Editorial Opinion in the Civil War Era, 1854-1867. St. Martin's Press. 1986. 376pp.

Isaac Clarke Pray. Memoirs of James Gordon Bennett and His Times: By a Journalist. Stringer & Townsend. 1855. 488pp.


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  4. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition (vol.3, pp.740-41)

  5. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.84)

  6. Webster's American Biographies (p.89)

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