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Defoe's 'The Storm' as a Model for Contemporary Reporting, Chapter 1 in

McKay, Jenny (2007) Defoe's 'The Storm' as a Model for Contemporary Reporting, Chapter 1 in. In: The Journalistic Imagination. Literary Journalism from Defoe to Capote and Carter. Routledge, Abingdon, UK, 19pp. ISBN 9780415417235

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An examination of Defoe's account of the hurricane that hit England in 1703 to see what it can teach us about journalism in the early 18th century by the man who has been labelled the father of the English novel as well as of British journalism.

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Depositing User: Jenny McKay


Item ID: 3886
ISBN: 9780415417235
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Date Deposited: 27 Aug 2015 08:06
Last Modified: 30 Sep 2019 11:01


Author: Jenny McKay

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Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries


Media > Journalism and Public Relations

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