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Published by McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Motion pictures,
  • Detective and mystery films,
  • History and criticism,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRon Backer
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.D4 B325 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25361677M
ISBN 109780786469758
LC Control Number2012023083

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