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The Resource Sins against science : the scientific media hoaxes of Poe, Twain, and others, Lynda Walsh

Sins against science : the scientific media hoaxes of Poe, Twain, and others, Lynda Walsh

Label
Sins against science : the scientific media hoaxes of Poe, Twain, and others
Title
Sins against science
Title remainder
the scientific media hoaxes of Poe, Twain, and others
Statement of responsibility
Lynda Walsh
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
500
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q225.5
LC item number
.W35 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
SUNY series, Studies in scientific and technical communication
Label
Sins against science : the scientific media hoaxes of Poe, Twain, and others, Lynda Walsh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-290) and index
Contents
A brief natural history of hoaxing -- Method -- Poe's hoaxing and the construction of readerships -- Mark Twain and the social mechanics of laughter -- The hoaxes of Dan de Quille: building and defending the west -- The mechanics of hoaxing
Control code
ocm62408495
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 296 p.
Isbn
9780791468777
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005033336
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) l2005033336
  • (OCoLC)62408495
Label
Sins against science : the scientific media hoaxes of Poe, Twain, and others, Lynda Walsh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-290) and index
Contents
A brief natural history of hoaxing -- Method -- Poe's hoaxing and the construction of readerships -- Mark Twain and the social mechanics of laughter -- The hoaxes of Dan de Quille: building and defending the west -- The mechanics of hoaxing
Control code
ocm62408495
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 296 p.
Isbn
9780791468777
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005033336
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) l2005033336
  • (OCoLC)62408495

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