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A short history of the movies by Gerald Mast

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Published by Pegasus in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Motion pictures,
  • History

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1993.5 A1 M39
The Physical Object
Pagination463 p.
Number of Pages463
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26574053M

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