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The Race Beat by Gene Roberts and Hank Klibanoff
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Sep 04, 2007 | ISBN 9780679735656

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Praise

“A masterpiece . . . The Race Beat is a riveting piece of social history that balances both its subjects brilliantly . . . There has never been a better study of the importance of a free press.”—The Philadelphia Inquirer“Fascinating. . . . Just when you think there’s nothing left to say about the civil rights movement, [The Race Beat] pulls you back in.” —The Los Angeles TimesThe Race Beat has good characters, good yarns and good thinking. Just as important, though, it’s got a good heart.” —Newsweek “Research for The Race Beat is meticulous, uncovering many facts that have gone unreported in other books about the movement . . . proves a necessary addition to anyone interested in learning more about the movement and the journalists whose work helped transform the South and, indeed, the nation.” —Chicago Sun-Times

Awards

Goldsmith Book Prize WINNER 2007

Pulitzer Prize WINNER 2007

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