Reference Entry

Walter, John (1776-1847), newspaper proprietor and politician

Richard Fulton

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Walter and the success of The Times | The war with the theatres | Technological advances | Political independence | Sole director of The Times | Personal life and parliament | The last years

Reference Entry.  4044 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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