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Westerns and the trail of tradition a year-by-year history, 1929-1962 by Barrie Hanfling

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Published by McFarland in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Western films -- History and criticism.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-248) and index.

Statementby Barrie Hanfling.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.W4 H355 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 260 p. :
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3946582M
ISBN 100786411252
LC Control Number2001032638

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