Report on network news" treatment of the 1972 Democratic presidential candidates. by Alternative Educational Foundation.

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  • Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1972.,
  • Television in politics -- United States.,
  • Television broadcasting of news.,
  • Presidential candidates -- United States.

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LC ClassificationsE859 .A45 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 242 p.
Number of Pages242
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Open LibraryOL5451162M
LC Control Number73153197

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