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John Tebbel

AKA John William Tebbel

Born: 16-Nov-1912
Birthplace: Boyne City, MI
Died: 9-Oct-2004
Location of death: Durham, NC
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Journalist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: A History of Book Publishing in the United States

Brother: Robert
Wife: Kathryn Carl (until his death, one daughter)
Daughter: Elaine

    University: BA, Central Michigan College (1935)
    University: MA Journalism, Columbia University (1937)

    The New York Times Staff Writer, Sunday
    The Detroit Free Press Reporter

Author of books:
An American Dynasty: The Story of the McCormicks, Medills and Pattersons (1947, biography)
George Horace Lorimer and the Saturday Evening Post (1948, biography)
A Voice in the Streets (1951, novel)
The Life and Good Times of William Randolph Hearst (1952, biography)
George Washington's America (1954, biography)
Inheritors: A Study of America's Great Fortunes and What Happened to Them (1962, history)
From Rags to Riches: Horatio Alger and the American Dream (1963, biography)
David Sarnoff: Putting Electrons to Work (1963, biography)
The Media in America (1974, media studies)
Opportunities in Publishing Careers (1975, nonfiction)
A History of Book Publishing in the United States (1975-81, media studies)
The Press and the Presidency: From George Washington to Ronald Reagan (1985, media studies)
Between Covers: The Rise and Transformation of Book Publishing in America (1987, media studies)
The Magazine in America, 1741-1990 (1991, media studies)

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