University of North Carolina Press, 1982; 1983 pb

Media and the American Mind: From Morse to McLuhan

Pearson, 9th ed., 2020

Out of Many: A History of the American People (co-author)

New Press 2008; University of Chicago Press pb, 2014

Rediscovering Jacob Riis: Exposure Journalism and Photography in Turn of the Century New York

Awards and Recognition

  • American Historical Association First Books Award, 1981, for Media and the American Mind


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