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Author Graybar, Lloyd J. (Lloyd Joseph), 1937-2000.

Title Albert Shaw of the Review of reviews : an intellectual biography / Lloyd J. Graybar
Published Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, [1974]
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Contents Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; 1 Buckeye and Hawkeye, 1857-1881; 2 At the Johns Hopkins and Elsewhere, 1882-1884; 3 In Minneapolis and Abroad, 1884-1890; 4 Dr. Shaw and His Review, 1891-1920; 5 The Ideal City, 1891-1900; 6 The Average Man; 7 Hand in Hand with T.R., 1901-1908; 8 At Odds with Taft, 1909-1912; 9 Return to Republicanism, 1913-1920; 10 Guardian of American Values, 1916-1937; 11 A Sabbatical at Last, 1937-1947; Appendix: Circulation Data for the Review of Reviews; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Summary The life of Albert Shaw (1857-1947) reflected in microcosm the changes that American society was undergoing through a critical period. This first full-length study focuses on two themes: Shaw's career as editor and publisher of the Review of Reviews, an influential monthly journal in the early years of the twentieth century, and Shaw's career as a public figure. Shaw was a member of the Progressive movement from its inception, but his concern and interests were wide-ranging, centering to a large degree on the question of what the industrialization of America meant. Lloyd J. Graybar shows incis
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Subject Shaw, Albert, 1857-1947.
Review of reviews and world's work
United States -- Politics and government -- 1901-1953.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 081316317X (electronic bk)
9780813163178 (electronic bk)