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Film cultures

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Published by Sage Publications in London, Thousand Oaks .
Written in English


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StatementJanet. Harbord.
LC ClassificationsPN1994 .H266 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p. ;
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3572551M
ISBN 100761965203
LC Control Number2002102283

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