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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston .
Written in English


  • Politics in motion pictures.,
  • Motion pictures -- Political aspects -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 123-124) and index.

StatementJennifer Lee Walton ; with a foreword by John J. Makay.
LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.P6 W35 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 126 p. ;
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21836574M
ISBN 100773450807
ISBN 109780773450806
LC Control Number2008026471

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