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The Resource War Torn : Manchester, its Newspapers and the Luftwaffe's Blitz of 1940

War Torn : Manchester, its Newspapers and the Luftwaffe's Blitz of 1940

Label
War Torn : Manchester, its Newspapers and the Luftwaffe's Blitz of 1940
Title
War Torn
Title remainder
Manchester, its Newspapers and the Luftwaffe's Blitz of 1940
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores the gap between reality and what appeared in print when Mancunians stopped being distant observers and became the story
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hodgson, Guy
Dewey number
940.54/211
Index
no index present
LC call number
D760.8.L7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bombing, Aerial
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Manchester (England)
  • HISTORY
  • Bombing, Aerial
  • Press coverage
  • England
Label
War Torn : Manchester, its Newspapers and the Luftwaffe's Blitz of 1940
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front cover; Title pages; Copyright page; Dedication; Contents pages; List of illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I; Chapter One -- Historical Perspective; 1. 'A jumbled-up nondescript place'; 2. The Christmas Blitz; Chapter Two -- The Press and the Mythology of the Blitz; 1. 'Harlots of democracy'; 2. Creation of the Myth; Chapter Three 'Methodology'; 1. Approaching the Sources; 2. Newspaper Production; 3. Dissemination; 4. The Audience; 5. The Limits of the Research; Part II; Chapter Four -- The Newspapers; 1. Putting on the Battle Dress; 2. The Editors
  • 3. Serious again in the morning'Chapter Five -- Censorship; 1. A Barrage of D-Notices; 2. 'Any use to us?'; 3. Guidance to Editors; 4. Fit to Print: Censorship and the Manchester Blitz; 5. Self-Censorship at the Manchester Guardian; Chapter Six -- Propaganda and the Management of Opinion; 1. The First World War Model; 2. Before the Manchester Blitz; 2.1 Manchester Guardian; 2.2 Manchester Evening News; 2.3 Evening Chronicle; 3. The Blitz editions; 3.1 Manchester Guardian; 3.2 Manchester Evening News; 3.3 Evening Chronicle; 4. The Post-Blitz Editions; 4.1 Manchester Guardian
  • 4.2 Manchester Evening News4.3 Evening Chronicle; 5. 'No one dare report the tears'; Plates; Chapter Seven -- All in this Together?; 1. The Social Divide; 2. Crime and Newspaper Coverage of the Courts; 3. Letters to the Editor; 4. A Template of Cheerfulness; Chapter Eight -- The Aftermath of Christmas 1940; 1. Observing the Masses; 2. Report on Manchester and Liverpool; 3. Contemporary Reaction; 4. Looking Back on Manchester's Blitz; 5. Lingering Suspicion and Rumours; Chapter Nine -- Escape and the Moving News Agenda; 1. Satisfying the Audience?; 2. Entertaining the Masses
  • 3. War and Non-War News4. Piccadilly, Manchester, or Piccadilly, London?; 5. The Times, the Daily Mirror and the Salford City Reporter; Chapter Ten -- 'Useless to Buy Newspapers'; 1. The Front Line; 2. Final Word; Appendix 1; Appendix 2; Bibliography; Back cover
Control code
911246475
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (268 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781908258946
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911246475
Label
War Torn : Manchester, its Newspapers and the Luftwaffe's Blitz of 1940
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front cover; Title pages; Copyright page; Dedication; Contents pages; List of illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I; Chapter One -- Historical Perspective; 1. 'A jumbled-up nondescript place'; 2. The Christmas Blitz; Chapter Two -- The Press and the Mythology of the Blitz; 1. 'Harlots of democracy'; 2. Creation of the Myth; Chapter Three 'Methodology'; 1. Approaching the Sources; 2. Newspaper Production; 3. Dissemination; 4. The Audience; 5. The Limits of the Research; Part II; Chapter Four -- The Newspapers; 1. Putting on the Battle Dress; 2. The Editors
  • 3. Serious again in the morning'Chapter Five -- Censorship; 1. A Barrage of D-Notices; 2. 'Any use to us?'; 3. Guidance to Editors; 4. Fit to Print: Censorship and the Manchester Blitz; 5. Self-Censorship at the Manchester Guardian; Chapter Six -- Propaganda and the Management of Opinion; 1. The First World War Model; 2. Before the Manchester Blitz; 2.1 Manchester Guardian; 2.2 Manchester Evening News; 2.3 Evening Chronicle; 3. The Blitz editions; 3.1 Manchester Guardian; 3.2 Manchester Evening News; 3.3 Evening Chronicle; 4. The Post-Blitz Editions; 4.1 Manchester Guardian
  • 4.2 Manchester Evening News4.3 Evening Chronicle; 5. 'No one dare report the tears'; Plates; Chapter Seven -- All in this Together?; 1. The Social Divide; 2. Crime and Newspaper Coverage of the Courts; 3. Letters to the Editor; 4. A Template of Cheerfulness; Chapter Eight -- The Aftermath of Christmas 1940; 1. Observing the Masses; 2. Report on Manchester and Liverpool; 3. Contemporary Reaction; 4. Looking Back on Manchester's Blitz; 5. Lingering Suspicion and Rumours; Chapter Nine -- Escape and the Moving News Agenda; 1. Satisfying the Audience?; 2. Entertaining the Masses
  • 3. War and Non-War News4. Piccadilly, Manchester, or Piccadilly, London?; 5. The Times, the Daily Mirror and the Salford City Reporter; Chapter Ten -- 'Useless to Buy Newspapers'; 1. The Front Line; 2. Final Word; Appendix 1; Appendix 2; Bibliography; Back cover
Control code
911246475
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (268 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781908258946
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911246475

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