Richard Harding DavisRichard Harding Davis
) was a writer
best known for his involvement in the William Randolph Hearst
's unproven plot to start the Spanish-American War
in order to boost newspaper sales. Despite his association with Yellow journalism
, his writings of life and travel in Central America
and the Carribean
have remained a vivid portrait of the time.
Some of his works include:
- Notes Of A War Correspondent
- Cuba in War Time
- The West From A Car Window
- Three Gringos in Venezuela
Some of his works are in the Public domain
. See also Project Gutenberg
and "Not likely sent: The Remington-Hearst 'telegrams'"