WorldCat Identities

Marcus, James 1959-

Works: 3 works in 30 publications in 3 languages and 2,012 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: Z473.A485, 381.4500202854678
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about James Marcus
Most widely held works by James Marcus
Second read : writers look back at classic works of reportage( Book )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Distinguished journalists revisiting key works of reportage. The authors address such ongoing concerns as the conflict between narrative flair and accurate reporting, the legacy of New Journalism, the need for reporters to question their political assumptions, the limitations of participatory journalism, and the temptation to substitute 'truthiness' for hard, challenging fact. Second read embodies the diversity and dynamism of contemporary nonfiction while offering fresh perspectives on works by Norman Mailer, Tom Wolfe, Rachel Carson, and Gabriel García Márquez, among others. It also highlights pivotal moments and movements in journalism as well as the innovations of award-winning writers"--Back cover
Amazonia by James Marcus( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Marcus provides an insider view of the rise and stumble of a giant. Formerly senior editor at, he tells how the company rose from 50 employees in 1996 to become an 8,000 strong multi-national by 2001, and how this confident growth was affected by the bursting of the bubble
Abecedary by Goffredo Parise( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.12 for Second rea ... to 0.48 for Abecedary ...)