The First Lady of Fleet Street: The Life, Fortune and Tragedy of Rachel Beer

The First Lady of Fleet Street: The Life, Fortune and Tragedy of Rachel Beer

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In the late nineteenth century, at a time when women were still denied the vote, Rachel Beer defied convention to take the helm first of The Observer, and then the Sunday Times, becoming the first woman ever to edit a national newspaper. It was to be over eighty years before Fleet Street would see the like again. Barred from the London Clubs and the Press Gallery of the House of Commons, Rachel nevertheless managed to make her formidable voice heard on both national… (more)

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Publisher: Robson Press, The (September 06, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 368 pages

File size: 6.6 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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