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Geneva Overholser’s review of James O’Shea’s book in the LAT

Here’s an excerpt from Geneva Overholser’s review of O’Shea’s book, The Deal From Hell: How Moguls and Wall Street Plundered Great American Newspapers, in the Los Angeles Times.  O’Shea discusses his book and the future of newspapers at Live Talks Business on Sept 7. Join us for the conversation. O’Shea nails a central characteristic of the breed of media leadership he is chronicling: “Instead of developing strategies to produce the kind of content that would protect their most important asset — the public trust — they depreciated it like an aging Linotype.”…… In the end, “The Deal From Hell” succeeds on Continue reading…

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