The co-op bookstore for avid readers
Book Cover for: The Life Of Whitelaw Reid: Journalism, War and Politics V1, Royal Cortissoz

The Life Of Whitelaw Reid: Journalism, War and Politics V1

Royal Cortissoz

The Life of Whitelaw Reid: Journalism, War and Politics V1 is a biography written by Royal Cortissoz that details the life of Whitelaw Reid. Reid was a prominent journalist, diplomat, and politician in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The book explores his early years as a journalist in Ohio and his rise to become the editor of the New York Tribune, one of the most influential newspapers of the time. Reid's involvement in politics is also covered, including his appointment as ambassador to France and his unsuccessful bid for the vice presidency alongside Benjamin Harrison. The book also delves into Reid's role in the Spanish-American War and his efforts to promote American interests in Cuba. Cortissoz provides a detailed and engaging account of Reid's life, drawing on a wealth of primary sources and personal correspondence. The book offers a fascinating insight into the world of journalism, politics, and diplomacy in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, as well as the life of one of its most influential figures.In Two Volumes.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: Jun 8th, 2006
  • Pages: 440
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.98in - 1.41lb
  • EAN: 9781428627390
  • Categories: Military - WeaponsMilitary - United StatesUnited States - 19th Century