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The American dream and contemporary Hollywood cinema

J. Emmett Winn

The American dream and contemporary Hollywood cinema

by J. Emmett Winn

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Published by Continuum in New York, NY .
Written in English


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StatementJ. Emmett Winn.
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LC ClassificationsPN
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 163 p. ;
Number of Pages163
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Open LibraryOL22767490M
ISBN 109780826428615

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