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The Resource A short history of film, Wheeler Winston Dixon & Gwendolyn Audrey Foster

A short history of film, Wheeler Winston Dixon & Gwendolyn Audrey Foster

Label
A short history of film
Title
A short history of film
Statement of responsibility
Wheeler Winston Dixon & Gwendolyn Audrey Foster
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The history of international cinema is now available in a concise, conveniently sized, and affordable volume. Succinct yet comprehensive, A Short History of Film provides an accessible overview of the major movements, directors, studios, and genres from the 1880s to the present. More than 250 rare stills and illustrations accompany the text, bringing readers face to face with many of the key players and films that have marked the industry. Beginning with precursors of what we call moving pictures, Wheeler Winston Dixon and Gwendolyn Audrey Foster lead the reader on a fast-paced tour through th
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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1950-
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Dixon, Wheeler W.
Dewey number
791.43/7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1993.5.A1
LC item number
D53 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
PN1993.5.A1
NAL item number
(INTERNET)
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Foster, Gwendolyn Audrey
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  • Motion pictures
  • Motion picture industry
  • Motion Pictures as Topic
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Motion picture industry
  • Motion pictures
  • Film
  • Filmindustrie
  • Film
  • Film
Label
A short history of film, Wheeler Winston Dixon & Gwendolyn Audrey Foster
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 389-409) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The invention of the movies -- The birth of an American industry -- World cinema: the silent era -- The Hollywood studio system in the 1930s and 1940s -- International cinema through World War II -- Postwar challenges to the movies -- World cinema in the 1950s -- The 1960s explosion -- World cinema 1970 to the present -- The new Hollywood
Control code
276170255
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxv, 441 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813544755
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786611776510
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
177651
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)276170255
Label
A short history of film, Wheeler Winston Dixon & Gwendolyn Audrey Foster
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 389-409) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The invention of the movies -- The birth of an American industry -- World cinema: the silent era -- The Hollywood studio system in the 1930s and 1940s -- International cinema through World War II -- Postwar challenges to the movies -- World cinema in the 1950s -- The 1960s explosion -- World cinema 1970 to the present -- The new Hollywood
Control code
276170255
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxv, 441 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813544755
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786611776510
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
177651
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)276170255

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