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Beacon Press, a small Boston publisher which 12 years ago published the Pentagon Papers, accused publishing industry giant Simon & Schuster with attempting to censor it. Beacon released a letter from Simon & Schuster threatening legal action unless the small publisher allowed it to inspect the manuscript of a book by media critic Ben Bagdikian called ''Media Monopoly.''

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