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This biography is similar to a dissertation and gives the reader a great amount of insight into the personal life and achievements of William Randolph Hearst. It reviews his early life and relationships with his family and associates, his political aspirations and so-called "friendships" with world leaders of America and Europe, and his need for power and control.
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Plot & Themes

job/profession:    -   journalist/editor Job/profession/poverty story    -   Yes Period of greatest activity?    -   ancient times

Subject of Biography

Profession/status:    -   farmer Nationality    -   Turk


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   1 () Ice Caps/Sea?    -   Yes Where?    -   North Pole Century:    -   near future

Writing Style

Book makes you feel?    -   angry If this is a kid's book:    -   Age 5-7 Pictures/Illustrations?    -   More than 15 in color How much dialogue in bio?    -   mostly dialog How much of bio focuses on most famous period of life?    -   76%-100% of book

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