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The autobiography of Lincoln Steffens.

Steffens, Lincoln

The autobiography of Lincoln Steffens.

by Steffens, Lincoln

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Published by Harcourt, Brace & World in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Steffens, Lincoln, 1866-1936.,
    • Journalists -- United States -- Biography.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN4874.S68 A3 1968
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. (x, 884 p.)
      Number of Pages884
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5599726M
      LC Control Number68005917

      Cultural Writing. Here is the autobiography of one of the world's first celebrity journalists: Lincoln Steffens (), a man whose writing was so notorious that President Theodore Roosevelt coined a term for it--muckraking. THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF LINCOLN STEFFENS is the story of a cranky and brilliant reporter with a passion for examining the complex and contradictory conditions that breed Harcourt, Brace. The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens. The Life Story of America's Greatest Reporter. Harcover with Dust Jacket. (Complete in One Volume. Illustrated.) by Steffens, Lincoln A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and

      Lincoln Steffens - The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens: The Life Story of America's Greatest ReporterNew York: Harcourt Brace & Company, First edition, later printing. Hardcover. 8vo. Xi, pp. Maroon cloth binding. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Very good condition. Cl   Ebook Harcourt, Brace. The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens. The Life Story of America s

      The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens, published in , recounts the pioneering investigative that would later be published together in a book titled The Shame of the Cities. He is remembered for investigating corruption in municipal government in American cities and for his leftist values. :// Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link)


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Lincoln Steffens was the original muckraker, a Chicago journalist who exposed graft and corruption, especially in the meat packing industry.

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Growing up in Sacramento, Steffens () was an editor at the New York Evening Post, and later at McClure's :// Genre/Form: Autobiographies Biographies Biography Autobiography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Steffens, Lincoln, Autobiography of Lincoln Condition: Very Good.

Steffens, Lincoln. The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens. New York: Harcourt, Brace and World, Abridged edition. 8vo. Gray cloth. Book condition: Very good. Former owner's name penned on front pastedown. Soft hinges. Dust Jacket Condition: Very good with rubbed and bumped edges.

Seller Inventory # USTEAUT01HMR The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens revived its author’s reputation in the United States, and he returned to his native California, where he continued to be involved in leftist activism.

His Autobiography is regarded as a fascinating account of early twentieth-century American politics, enlivened by Steffens’ wit and journalistic :// The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens, Vol 2 book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

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New York, Harcourt Steffens' autobiography is one of the "must-reads" of American intellectual history. A California kid who went to Stanford back when it was "the Western university" in contradistinction from the Ivy League schools of the East, Steffens began his journalist career as The Autobiography Of Lincoln Steffens Vtg HC Book Harcourt.

$ + $ shipping. Very Rare Vintage “The Naval War Of ” Volumes I And II. $ 0 bids + $ shipping. The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens: American Investigative Journalist. $   When “The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens” appeared init was a happy coincidence for Steffens and for the many “confused liberals” who were ripe for conversion to something   Lincoln Steffens, in full Joseph Lincoln Steffens, (born April 6,San Francisco, California, U.S.—died August 9,Carmel, California), American journalist, lecturer, and political philosopher, a leading figure among the writers whom U.S.

Pres. Theodore Roosevelt called muckrakers. After attending the University of California, Steffens studied psychology with Wilhelm Wundt in I even ploughed through my dad’s massive Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens, the old muckraker, whom most people now would never have heard of.

My dad was a newspaperman, who graduated circa from Ohio State University with a degree in :// Inspiring, entertaining, and lyrical, The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens is the story of a brilliant reporter with a passion for examining the complex and contradictory conditions that breed corruption, poverty, and misery.

Book jacket. When The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens was first published, it was a surprising commercial success. Produced in two volumes, totaling nearly nine hundred pages, Lincoln Steffens’ story is a His book, Shame of the Cities, took on the corruption of local politics and his coverage of bad business practices on Wall Street helped lead to the creation of the Federal Reserve.

Lincoln Steffens was truly a man of his season, and his life reflects his times: impetuous, vital, creative, ://LINCOLN STEFFENS'S PHILADELPHIA By ARTHUR P. DUDDEN* itMY REPORT on 'Philadelphia: Corrupt and Contented,'' Lincoln Steffens wrote in his Autobiography (), "seemed to give the impression which lasts to this day, that that beautiful old American city was the