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Read online The Art of Fact: A Historical Anthology of Literary Journalism.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Art of Fact: A Historical Anthology of Literary Journalism This fascinating compilation of the journalist s art unites the reporter s magnificent eye for detail with the novelist s gift for storytelling Featuring eyewitness accounts of war and social revolution profiles of sports heroes and politicians and eye opening investigations into both the mundane and the eccentric details of life it includes .

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Preface by Ben Yagoda Making Facts Dance by Kevin Kerrane from The True and Genuine Account of the Life and Actions of the Late Jonathan Wild by Daniel Defoe from The Life of Samuel Johnson by James Boswell Watercress Girl by Henry Mayhew The Great Tasmania s Cargo by Charles Dickens from Specimen Days by Walt Whitman from If Christ Came to Chicago by W T Stead When Man Falls a Crown Gathers by Stephen Crane An Experiment in Misery by Stephen Crane The Death of Rodriguez by Richard Harding Davis Can t Get Their Minds Ashore by Abraham Cahan Pillelu Pillelu by Abraham Cahan from The People of the Abyss by Jack London Drift by Morris Markey from Ninety Times Guilty by Hickman Powell Juke Joint by Walter Bernstein from Hiroshima by John Hersey The Day of the Fight by W C Heinz from Portrait of Hemingway by Lillian Ross Two Generals by Norman Lewis The Silent Season of a Hero by Gay Talese from In Cold Blood by Truman Capole from The Electric Kool Aid Acid Test by Tom Wolfe from Alive by Piers Paul Read from House by Tracy Kidder from Brothers by Sylvester Monroe and Peter Goldman So We Meet at Last Mr Bond by Bob Greene Shadow of a Nation by Gary Smith from What It Takes by Richard Ben Cramer The Spike by George Orwell from The Bronx Slave Market by Marvel Cooke from The Earl of Louisiana by A J Liebling The Fight to Live by Al Stump from The Armies of the Night by Norman Mailer from The Scum Also Rises by Hunter S Thompson The Last Secrets of Skull and Bones by Ron Rosenbaum from Coyotes by Ted Conover from The Snap Revolution by James Fenton Tiananmen Square by John Simpson from Among the Thugs by Bill Buford from Whoredom in Kimmage by Rosemary Mahoney from Harlem on My Mind by Lawrence Otis Graham from Snake Handling and Redemption by Dennis Covington The Pig by Ben Hecht Japanese Earthquake by Ernest Hemingway from Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee The Third Winter by Martha Gellhorn Marrakech by George Orwell Lady Olga by Joseph Mitchell from Black Lamb and Grey Falcon by Rebecca West from Once There Was a War by John Steinbeck Lethal Lightning by Jimmy Cannon It s an Honor by Jimmy Breslin The Girl of the Year by Tom Wolfe Los Angeles Notebook by Joan Didion from The Pine Barrens by John Mcphee from Dispatches by Michael Herr from Another Day of Life by Ryszard Kapuscinski from Homicide by David Simon from Boys in Zinc by Svetlana Alexiyevich Holiday Pageant The Importance of Being Bluebell by Michael Winerip by Kevin Kerrane, Ben Yagoda

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The Art of Fact: A Historical Anthology of Literary Journalism
Title:The Art of Fact: A Historical Anthology of Literary Journalism
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ISBN:0684846306
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Number of Pages:560
Category:Non fiction, Journalism, Writing, Anthologies, Adult
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The Art of Fact: A Historical Anthology of Literary Journalism, The Art of Billy Roche: Wexford as the World, Medieval Literary Criticism: Translations and Interpretations, A Richard Selzer Reader: Blood and Ink, Baseball Diamonds: Tales, Traces, Visions, and Voodoo from a Native American Rite, The Art of Drama, The Hurlers: Pitching Power and Precision, Into the Temple of Baseball, Baseball I Gave You All The Best Years Of My Life, Dollar Sign on the Muscle: The World of Baseball Scouting
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