skip to content
The publisher : Henry Luce and his American century Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The publisher : Henry Luce and his American century

Author: Alan Brinkley
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Acclaimed historian Alan Brinkley gives us a sharply realized portrait of Henry Luce, arguably the most important publisher of the twentieth century. As the founder of "Time," "Fortune, "and "Life" magazines, Luce changed the way we consume news and the way we understand our world.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Henry Robinson Luce; Henry Robinson Luce; Henry Robinson Luce
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Brinkley
ISBN: 9780679414445 0679414444
OCLC Number: 429021916
Notes: "A Borzoi book"--Title page verso.
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Biography finalist, 2011.
Description: xiii, 531 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Americans abroad --
The striver --
Big man --
"The paper" --
"Time : the weekly news-magazine" --
Empire building --
"Time marches on" --
"Life begins" --
Man of the world --
Time Inc. goes to war --
Losing China --
Cold warriors --
National purpose --
Letting go.
Responsibility: Alan Brinkley.

Abstract:

Acclaimed historian Alan Brinkley gives us a sharply realized portrait of Henry Luce, arguably the most important publisher of the twentieth century. As the founder of "Time," "Fortune, "and "Life" magazines, Luce changed the way we consume news and the way we understand our world.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/429021916> # The publisher : Henry Luce and his American century
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "429021916" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1083463> ; # Publishers and publishing
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796239087#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900 - 1999
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/984188> ; # Journalists
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796239087#Person/luce_henry_robinson_1898_1967> ; # Henry Robinson Luce
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1058100> ; # Periodicals--Publishing
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796239087#Topic/publishers_and_publishing_united_states> ; # Publishers and publishing--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796239087#Topic/periodicals_publishing_united_states_history_20th_century> ; # Periodicals--Publishing--United States--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/070.5092/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/77116355> ; # Henry Robinson Luce
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796239087#Topic/journalists_united_states> ; # Journalists--United States
   schema:awards "Pulitzer Prize for Biography finalist, 2011." ;
   schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/22253037> ; # Alan Brinkley
   schema:datePublished "2010" ;
   schema:description "Americans abroad -- The striver -- Big man -- "The paper" -- "Time : the weekly news-magazine" -- Empire building -- "Time marches on" -- "Life begins" -- Man of the world -- Time Inc. goes to war -- Losing China -- Cold warriors -- National purpose -- Letting go."@en ;
   schema:description "Acclaimed historian Alan Brinkley gives us a sharply realized portrait of Henry Luce, arguably the most important publisher of the twentieth century. As the founder of "Time," "Fortune, "and "Life" magazines, Luce changed the way we consume news and the way we understand our world."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/796239087> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The publisher : Henry Luce and his American century"@en ;
   schema:productID "429021916" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/429021916#PublicationEvent/new_york_alfred_a_knopf_2010> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796239087#Agent/alfred_a_knopf> ; # Alfred A. Knopf
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780679414445> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/429021916> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796239087#Agent/alfred_a_knopf> # Alfred A. Knopf
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Alfred A. Knopf" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796239087#Person/luce_henry_robinson_1898_1967> # Henry Robinson Luce
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1898" ;
   schema:deathDate "1967" ;
   schema:familyName "Luce" ;
   schema:givenName "Henry Robinson" ;
   schema:name "Henry Robinson Luce" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796239087#Topic/periodicals_publishing_united_states_history_20th_century> # Periodicals--Publishing--United States--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85099903> ;
   schema:name "Periodicals--Publishing--United States--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1058100> # Periodicals--Publishing
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Periodicals--Publishing"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1083463> # Publishers and publishing
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Publishers and publishing"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/984188> # Journalists
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Journalists"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/22253037> # Alan Brinkley
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Brinkley" ;
   schema:givenName "Alan" ;
   schema:name "Alan Brinkley" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/77116355> # Henry Robinson Luce
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1898" ;
   schema:deathDate "1967" ;
   schema:familyName "Luce" ;
   schema:givenName "Henry Robinson" ;
   schema:name "Henry Robinson Luce" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780679414445>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0679414444" ;
   schema:isbn "9780679414445" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.