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Knowledge is power : the diffusion of information in early America, 1700-1865

Richard D. Brown (Author)
One of the leading scholars dealing with early communication history in America, Richard Brown discusses how information moved through eighteenth and nineteenth-century American society, principally through the expansion of the printed word and its change from the property of the learned and wealthy into a mass-audience market
eBook, English, 1989
Oxford University Press, New York, 1989