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guide to American film directors the sound era, 1929-1979 by Larry Langman

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, NJ .
Written in English



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  • Motion picture producers and directors -- United States.,
  • Motion pictures -- United States -- Catalogs.

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Edition Notes

Vol. 2: Film index.

Statementby Larry Langman.
LC ClassificationsPN1998.A2 L34
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1 > ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4268498M
ISBN 100810814676
LC Control Number81014536

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