Luce and his empire

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Scribner, 1972 - Biography & Autobiography - 529 pages
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User Review  - Clif - Goodreads

Henry Luce was the worst possible candidate to run the empire of print that he did, but thank God he didn't win political office. He had no ability to see any value in opinions other than his own ... Read full review

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Friends of the Hilton Head Library. An interesting but just average written book about the founder of the popular "special interest magazines". He changed the face of journalism with Life ... news through pictures. Read full review

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