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  • Feldstein, Mark Avrom.
     
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  • Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 -- Relations with journalists.
     
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  • Anderson, Jack, 1922-2005.
     
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  • Press and politics -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
     
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  • Presidents -- Press coverage -- United States -- Case studies.
     
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  • Political corruption -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
     
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  • Political culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
     
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  • Political culture -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- 20th century.
     
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  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
     
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  • Journalists -- United States -- Biography.
     
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  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1969-1974.
     
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    Poisoning the press : Richard Nixon, Jack Anderson, and the rise of Washington's scandal culture / Mark Feldstein.
    by Feldstein, Mark Avrom.
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    New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010.
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  • Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 -- Relations with journalists.
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  • Anderson, Jack, 1922-2005.
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  • Press and politics -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
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  • Presidents -- Press coverage -- United States -- Case studies.
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  • Political corruption -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
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  • Political culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
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  • Political culture -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- 20th century.
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  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
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  • Journalists -- United States -- Biography.
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  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1969-1974.
  • ISBN: 
    9780374235307
    0374235309
    Description: 
    x, 461 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
    Edition: 
    1st ed.
    Contents: 
    pt. I. Beginnings. The Quaker and the Mormon -- pt. II. Rise to power. Washington whirl -- Bugging and burglary -- Comeback -- pt. III. Power. The president and the columnist -- Revenge -- Vietnam -- The Anderson papers -- Sex, spies, blackmail -- Cat and mouse -- Brothers -- "Destroy this" -- From burlesque to grotesque -- "Kill him" -- Watergate -- Disgrace -- pt. IV. Endings. Final years -- Epilogue.
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    Summary: 
    Recounts not only the disturbing story of an unprecedented White House conspiracy to assassinate a journalist, but also the larger tale of the bitter quarter-century battle between the postwar era's most embattled politician, Richard Nixon, and its most reviled newsman, Jack Anderson.
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