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Author Stafford, Thomas F.

Title Afflicting the comfortable : journalism and politics in West Virginia / Thomas F. Stafford
Edition First edition
Published Morgantown : West Virginia University Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 331 pages) : illustrations
Series West Virginia and Appalachia ; v. 4
West Virginia and Appalachia ; 4
Contents ""Front Cover""; ""Cover Flaps""; ""West Virginia and Appalachia Series Page""; ""Dedication""; ""Contents""; ""Foreword""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction: Three Words""; ""Part One""; ""Depression Politics""; ""A New Battlefront""; ""Editorial Influence""; ""A Byrd's Eye View""; ""A Man for Another Season""; ""Political Shake-Up""; """"One Brief, Shining Moment""""; ""Part Two""; ""He Never Used the Broom""; """"Run It Up the Flagpole""; ""The Ripple Effect""; ""Uncharted Territory""; ""A Sense of Passion""; """"I've Got a Proposition""""; ""The Threat of Libel""
""Striking Gold""""Going to Press""; ""A Promise Curtailed""; """"It Wasn't Any Pleasure""""; ""Storm Warnings""; ""The Party Faithless""; ""Image Gallery""; ""Part Three""; ""The Strength of Their Convictions""; ""Why?""; ""Judicial Remedy""; ""Moore Controversies""; ""A Lifetime Commitment""; ""Third Time Around""; ""Three Words Again""; ""Part Four""; ""Caperton's Inheritance""; ""Once Too Often""; ""Afterword""; ""Index""; ""Back Cover""
Notes Includes index
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Subject Stafford, Thomas F.
Journalists -- United States -- Biography.
Press and politics -- West Virginia -- History -- 20th century.
Scandals -- West Virginia -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1935978071 (electronic bk.)
9781935978077 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)