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Buranelli, Vincent. The Trial of Peter Zenger. 1957.
Cheslaw, Irving. John Zenger and His New York Weekly Journal. 1952.
Colden, Cadwalder. History of William Crosby's Administration as Governor of the Province of New York. 1935.
Jarrow, Gail. The Printer's Trial: The Case of John Peter Zenger and the Fight for a Free Press. 2006. (for young adult readers)
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Putnam, William Lowell. John Peter Zenger and the Fundamental Freedom. 1997.