Speaker Newt: On royalties and realities

Feldman, Gayle
June 1995
Publishers Weekly;6/26/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 26, p52
Trade Publication
Focuses on proceedings at a dinner given by HarperCollins for US House Speaker Newt Gingrich to promote the June 30, 1995 publication of his book `To Renew America' during the 95th American Booksellers Association convention and trade show held on June 3 to 5, 1995 in Chicago, Illinois. Details of Gingrich's speech; Views on American society in the information age.


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