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Published by Indiana University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Individual film directors, film-makers,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Film & Video - Direction & Production,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • 1894-1973,
  • Ford, John,

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsGaylyn Studlar (Editor), Matthew Bernstein (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9782900M
ISBN 100253214149
ISBN 109780253214140

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