The Early American Press, 1690-1783

Synopsis

The first book in a six-volume series on the history of American journalism, this volume provides a survey of the earliest printing in the American colonies, up through the Revolutionary War. The work focuses on the nature of journalism during the years covered, considers noteworthy figures, examines the relationship of journalism to society, and provides explanations for the main directions that journalism was taking.

Additional information

Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 1994