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American history on the screen

a teacher"s resource book on film and video

by Wendy S. Wilson

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Published by J. Weston Walch in Portland, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Historical films -- United States -- History and criticism.,
    • Motion pictures and history.,
    • United States -- History -- Study and teaching -- Audio-visual aids.,
    • United States -- In motion pictures.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWendy S. Wilson and Gerald H. Herman.
      ContributionsHerman, Gerald..
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE175.8 .W56 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxl, 121 p. :
      Number of Pages121
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL617508M
      ISBN 100825120004
      LC Control Number96215417
      OCLC/WorldCa32597066

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