Arthur Mee: A Biography by Keith Crawford PDF

By Keith Crawford

ISBN-10: 0718894359

ISBN-13: 9780718894351

A biography of the journalist and kid's editor and author, Arthur Mee (1875-1943). It attracts on nearly seven hundred letters despatched by means of Mee to his pal John Derry, in addition to letters among Mee and Alfred Harmsworth.
The ebook goals to let readers to find the emblem of Arthur Mee as journalist and kid's editor/author in the wider cultural, political and social context of britain c. 1900-1943 and supply an antidote to the “overly romanticized nostalgia hooked up to Mee's name”.
There is a spotlight on Mee’s patriotism, religion and trust in Empire, and dialogue of his production of the Children’s Encyclopaedia and Children’s Newspaper.

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