| Counterpoint, January 1, 2009, cover price $30.00 | About this edition:
A lively, unexpected, and impeccably researched piece of popular history, The Uncrowned King reveals how an unheralded young newspaperman from San Francisco arrived in New York and created the most successful daily of his time, pushing the medium to an unprecedented level of influence and excitement, and leading observers to wonder if newspapers might be Âthe greatest force in civilization,â more powerful even than kings and popes and presidents.
| Random House of Canada Ltd, November 4, 2008, cover price $35.00 | About this edition:
âIâve been watching him, and I notice that when he wants cake, he wants cake; and he wants it now.
| Reprint edition (Counterpoint, January 1, 2010), cover price $17.95 | About this edition:
More than a century ago, a young William Randolph Hearst stormed the Manhattan publishing establishment and usurped Joseph Pulitzer as the dominant force in the most hotly contested newspaper market the world has ever seen.