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Smear Tactics: The Liberal Campaign to Defame America Hardcover – November 27, 2007

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“Brad Miner has captured the liberals at it again…underscoring how down and dirty the political divide has become.” -- Dick Morris, author of Outrage and Fleeced

“This is a reasonable man’s eye-opening account of unreason.” -- William J. Bennett, author of America: The Last Best Hope

“A passionate cry of protest against anti-conservative defamation―Smear Tactics sets the pulse racing.” -- David Frum, author of the New York Times bestsellers The Right Man and An End to Evil

“You’d better take Brad Miner’s guided tour of smear tactics, because they are all around you. -- Richard Brookhiser, senior editor, National Review

About the Author

The founding editor of the American Compass Book Club, Brad Miner is a former literary editor of National Review and the author of The Concise Conservative Encyclopedia and The Compleat Gentleman. He lives in Westchester County, New York.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Harper (November 27, 2007)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 288 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0061140147
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0061140143
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 1.1 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 6.5 x 0.75 x 9.25 inches
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Brad Miner is Senior Editor of The Catholic Thing and was the founding editor of American Compass: "The Conservative Alternative," which was formerly a division of Bookspan, a joint venture of Bertelsmann and Time-Warner that operated most of America's commercial book clubs. His Compass Points blog received recognition in the 2007 Webby Awards.

He is the author of five books, including The Concise Conservative Encyclopedia and The Compleat Gentleman: The Modern Man's Guide to Chivalry. With journalist Charles J. Sykes, he co-wrote and edited The National Review College Guide: America's 50 Top Liberal-Arts Schools. His most recent book, Smear Tactics, was published in November by HarperCollins, and will be released in paperback this August. A new edition of The Compleat Gentleman was published by Richard Vigilante Books in 2009.

He has managed bookstores in Columbus, Cincinnati, and Dayton, held senior editorial positions in New York with both Bantam Books and HarperCollins, and from 1989 until 1992 was Literary Editor of National Review, America's leading journal of conservative opinion. As a book editor, he has published the work of a diverse and distinguished group of authors, including Sidney Hook, Evan S. Connell Jr., Hal Lindsey, Mother Angelica, and Chuck Yeager. He is the author of scores of magazine and newspaper articles.

He has been a John M. Olin Visiting Professor at Adelphi University.

Mr. Miner has appeared on many radio and television shows and has been quoted in articles appearing in The Washington Times, The New York Times, USA Today, Columbia Journalism Review, The Los Angeles Times, Newsmax, The Chicago Sun-Times, The Washington Post, Newsday, and The American Spectator.

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