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© 2018 Andrew Hobbs

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ISBN Paperback: 978-1-78374-559-3

ISBN Hardback: 978-1-78374-560-9

ISBN Digital (PDF): 978-1-78374-561-6

ISBN Digital ebook (epub): 978-1-78374-562-3

ISBN Digital ebook (mobi): 978-1-78374-563-0

ISBN XML: 978-1-78374-654-5

DOI: 10.11647/OBP.0152

Cover image: Offices of rival newspapers the Manchester Guardian/Manchester Evening News and the Manchester Courier, Cross Street, Manchester, 1902 (image M56243). Courtesy of Manchester Libraries, Information and Archives, Manchester City Council. All rights reserved. Cover design: Anna Gatti.

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