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Trouble is, Henry Luce is just not that interesting a person.
Brinkley is a fine writer but his subject is just another well heeled, rich, white boy who --- due to a... Read more
When I was in journalism school one of my professors used a case study of Henry Luce to illustrate how one man can slant news to fit his preconceived attitude of the world. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Daniel J. dundon
Henry Luce was the creator of Time, Fortune, Life, Sports Illustrated and their parent company Time Life Books. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Nemoman
To me, this seemed to be a balanced biography. I would not classify it as a hagiography by any means. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Paul D.
Henry Luce was a powerful influence in the twentieth century, and probably created a better-informed America than would have existed otherwise. Read morePublished on February 13, 2014 by arabella
It can be claimed that Henry Luce built the mass media that shaped American life for 50 years. The weekly newsmagazine was designed to inform, educate, entertain and influence. Read morePublished on June 30, 2013 by Tom K.
This is a full-rounded biography of the life of Luce. The author paints a complex man who (among many other things) was raised in China, traveled solo in Europe at the age of... Read morePublished on February 28, 2012 by Mike B
Diligent, intelligent, insecure, overachieving media tycoon Henry R. Luce, known best as the co-founder of TIME and founder of LIFE and FORTUNE, was one of the looming figures of... Read morePublished on August 30, 2011 by lb136