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Alfred Harmsworth, Lord Northcliffe

(1865—1922) journalist and newspaper proprietor

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Harmsworth, Alfred, Viscount Northcliffe

Harmsworth, Alfred, Viscount Northcliffe   Reference library

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

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2006
Subject:
Literature, Children's literature studies
Length:
171 words

(1865–1922), Anglo-Irish journalist and newspaper proprietor. After an enforced adolescent start in journalism, to support his widowed mother, ...

Northcliffe, Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, Viscount

Northcliffe, Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, Viscount (1865–1922)   Quick reference

World Encyclopedia

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Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
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50 words

b. Ireland. In 1896 he launched the Daily Mail, whose concise, populist style of news presentation proved very ...

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