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The Art of Fact

Autor: Kerrane, Kevin
Yagoda, Ben

Editorial: Scribner Book Company

Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)

Tipo Saldo

Precio de Lista:$20.00
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Resumen:

The Art of Fact : The Art of Fact is a historical treasury tracing literary journalism back to such pioneers as Defoe, Dickens, and Orwell, and to crime writers, investigative social reporters, and war correspondents who stretched the limits of style and even propriety to communicate powerful truth. Here an extraordinary range of styles-the elegance of Gay Talese, the militance of Marvel Cooke, the station-house cynicism of David Simon, the manic intelligence of Richard Ben Cramer-illuminates an extraordinary range of subjects. From large public events (Jimmy Breslin on the funeral of JFK) to small private moments (Gary Smith on the struggles of a Native American basketball player), these readings-sad, funny, and most of all provocative-offer the double pleasure of true stories artfully told. NOTE: This is a Scratch and Dent book and may have noticeable dents, scratches and various other cosmetic issues as well as torn or missing dust jacket. These items are only guaranteed to be structurally complete and readable and therefore are sold as is.


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Lengua y Literatura   Journalism

ISBN 13:9780684846309
ISBN 10:0684846306
Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:558
Tamaño:9.23" l x 6.09" w x 1.34" h
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