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The Resource Muckrakers : how Ida Tarbell, Upton Sinclair, and Lincoln Steffens helped expose scandal, inspire reform, and invent investigative journalism, by Ann Bausum ; foreword by Daniel Schorr

Muckrakers : how Ida Tarbell, Upton Sinclair, and Lincoln Steffens helped expose scandal, inspire reform, and invent investigative journalism, by Ann Bausum ; foreword by Daniel Schorr

Label
Muckrakers : how Ida Tarbell, Upton Sinclair, and Lincoln Steffens helped expose scandal, inspire reform, and invent investigative journalism
Title
Muckrakers
Title remainder
how Ida Tarbell, Upton Sinclair, and Lincoln Steffens helped expose scandal, inspire reform, and invent investigative journalism
Statement of responsibility
by Ann Bausum ; foreword by Daniel Schorr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the birth of investigative journalism in America at the turn of the 20th century, discussing the work of the dedicated journalists who, through their exposes, forced responsible changes in the industrial practices and politics of that period
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Golden Kite Award for Nonfiction, 2007.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2008
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219173
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bausum, Ann
Dewey number
070.4/30973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4888.I56
LC item number
B38 2007
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1180
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Tarbell, Ida M.
  • Sinclair, Upton
  • Steffens, Lincoln
  • Investigative reporting
Target audience
juvenile
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how Ida Tarbell, Upton Sinclair, and Lincoln Steffens helped expose scandal, inspire reform, and invent investigative journalism
Label
Muckrakers : how Ida Tarbell, Upton Sinclair, and Lincoln Steffens helped expose scandal, inspire reform, and invent investigative journalism, by Ann Bausum ; foreword by Daniel Schorr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105) and index
Contents
  • Fighting the octopus
  • 4.
  • Labor and lamb chops
  • 5.
  • Shaking the foundations
  • 6. An
  • enduring tradition
  • Afterword
  • Time line of muckraking and pantheon of muckrakers
  • Resource guide
  • Foreword
  • Bibliography
  • Research notes and acknowledgments
  • Citations and illustrations credits
  • Index
  • Daniel Schorr
  • Introduction
  • 1. The
  • shame of the nation
  • 2.
  • Muckraker origins
  • 3.
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
111 p.
Isbn
9781426301377
Isbn Type
(trade : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007011391
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn104866324
  • (OCoLC)104866324
Label
Muckrakers : how Ida Tarbell, Upton Sinclair, and Lincoln Steffens helped expose scandal, inspire reform, and invent investigative journalism, by Ann Bausum ; foreword by Daniel Schorr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105) and index
Contents
  • Fighting the octopus
  • 4.
  • Labor and lamb chops
  • 5.
  • Shaking the foundations
  • 6. An
  • enduring tradition
  • Afterword
  • Time line of muckraking and pantheon of muckrakers
  • Resource guide
  • Foreword
  • Bibliography
  • Research notes and acknowledgments
  • Citations and illustrations credits
  • Index
  • Daniel Schorr
  • Introduction
  • 1. The
  • shame of the nation
  • 2.
  • Muckraker origins
  • 3.
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
111 p.
Isbn
9781426301377
Isbn Type
(trade : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007011391
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn104866324
  • (OCoLC)104866324

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