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Death of Viscount Rothermere

Title
Death of Viscount Rothermere
Genre
Interview; Obituary
TX Date
12 Jul 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:02:09
Description
Tom Baston on the death of Esmond Cecil Harmsworth, Viscount Rothermere, head of the Daily Mail and General Trust. His autocratic style, personality, improvement of Daily Mail image and building up of financial empire. Pleased he is last of the dynastic press barons. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Tom Baston
Keywords
Deaths; Newspapers; Press; Daily Mail; Esmond Cecil Harmsworth

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