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Kill Duck Before Serving: Red Faces at The New York Times

A Collection of the Newspaper"s Most Interesting, Embarrassing and Off-Beat Corrections

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Published by St. Martin"s Griffin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Humour,
  • General,
  • Journalism,
  • Humor / General,
  • Humor,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Corrections,
  • Miscellanea,
  • New York Times,
  • Newspapers,
  • Sections, columns, etc,
  • Sections, columns, etc.,
  • Reference

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLinda Amster (Editor), Dylan Loeb McClain (Editor), Tom Bloom (Illustrator), Allan M. Siegal (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9653294M
    ISBN 100312284276
    ISBN 109780312284275
    OCLC/WorldCa48163651

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