My Paper Chase: True Stories Of Vanished Times

Paperback | December 6, 2010

byHarold Evans

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Upon its publication,My Paper Chasereceived rave reviews from newspapers, broadcasters, and bloggers across three continents, and was a 2009 Notable Book of theNew York Times-and for good reason. It's the wild and wonderful tale of anewspapering and publishing odyssey that took Harold Evans from wartime Manchester to London and finally to America. Editor of two of the world's most renowned newspapers, theSunday TimesandThe Times, publisher of Random House, and a bestselling author in his own right, Evans brings to life print media's glorious history as he recalls his own-from unmasking the greatest Soviet spy to taking on the lost cause of the thalidomide children-and winning-to clashes with politicians, government agencies, and Rupert Murdoch, to finally achieving what Scott Fitzgerald has declared impossible-A Second Act in America.

In an age when newspapers everywhere are under threat,My Paper Chaseis a witty and inspiring personal story but also a poignant and timely reminder of all that newspapers have been, and all that can be again.

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Upon its publication,My Paper Chasereceived rave reviews from newspapers, broadcasters, and bloggers across three continents, and was a 2009 Notable Book of theNew York Times-and for good reason. It's the wild and wonderful tale of anewspapering and publishing odyssey that took Harold Evans from wartime Manchester to London and finally...

Harold Evans is the author of theNew York TimesbestsellerThe American Century. He was the founding editor ofConde Nast Traveler, editorial director ofU.S. News & World Report, and President and Publisher of Random House, where he published a record number of bestsellers. He was editor of the LondonSunday Timesand ofThe Times.He lives i...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:608 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 1.75 inPublished:December 6, 2010Publisher:Little, Brown And CompanyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0316031437

ISBN - 13:9780316031431

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"Amid pervasive gloom surrounding the future of newspapers, Harold Evans has produced a memoir to lift the spirits."-Financial Times