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The Resource The first lady of Fleet Street : the life of Rachel Beer: crusading heiress and newspaper pioneer, Eilat Negev and Yehuda Koren

The first lady of Fleet Street : the life of Rachel Beer: crusading heiress and newspaper pioneer, Eilat Negev and Yehuda Koren

Label
The first lady of Fleet Street : the life of Rachel Beer: crusading heiress and newspaper pioneer
Title
The first lady of Fleet Street
Title remainder
the life of Rachel Beer: crusading heiress and newspaper pioneer
Statement of responsibility
Eilat Negev and Yehuda Koren
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the rise and fall of the Victorian era newspaper heiress and social crusader, tracing how she assumed the editorship of two Sunday newspapers and promoted revolutionary social causes before family disputes forced her into isolation
Biography type
individual biography
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10059473
Cataloging source
DLC
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Negev, Eilat
Dewey number
  • 070.5092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
PN5123.B345
LC item number
N46 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Koren, Yehuda
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beer, Rachel
  • Newspaper editors
  • Women newspaper editors
  • Newspaper publishing
  • Women publishers
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Rachel Beer : crusading heiress and newspaper pioneer
Label
The first lady of Fleet Street : the life of Rachel Beer: crusading heiress and newspaper pioneer, Eilat Negev and Yehuda Koren
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Portraits and personalities -- Flight from Baghdad -- Opium and further expansion -- Their dual identity -- Gaining a foothold -- Candidly and constantly -- Fatherless -- A court Jew -- A German in London -- A girdle round the earth -- 170 Strand -- Five funerals -- The marriage market -- A newspaper heir -- Rien sans peine -- A newspaper of her own -- 46 Fleet Street -- A new woman -- Rivals -- Double burden -- All of Paris in a fever -- An encounter in London -- Hoisting the flag at Pretoria -- And the tears in her eyes grew large on their ledge -- Breakdown -- After the storm -- Afterword
Control code
846352
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780553807431
Lccn
2011017498
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780553807431
Label
The first lady of Fleet Street : the life of Rachel Beer: crusading heiress and newspaper pioneer, Eilat Negev and Yehuda Koren
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Portraits and personalities -- Flight from Baghdad -- Opium and further expansion -- Their dual identity -- Gaining a foothold -- Candidly and constantly -- Fatherless -- A court Jew -- A German in London -- A girdle round the earth -- 170 Strand -- Five funerals -- The marriage market -- A newspaper heir -- Rien sans peine -- A newspaper of her own -- 46 Fleet Street -- A new woman -- Rivals -- Double burden -- All of Paris in a fever -- An encounter in London -- Hoisting the flag at Pretoria -- And the tears in her eyes grew large on their ledge -- Breakdown -- After the storm -- Afterword
Control code
846352
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780553807431
Lccn
2011017498
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780553807431

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