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Screening the Americas narration of nation in documentary film = Proyectando las Americas : narración de la nación en el cine documental by Josef Raab

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Published by Bilingual Press/Editorial Bilingue in Tempe, AZ .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Motion pictures,
  • Documentary films,
  • Nationalism in motion pictures,
  • Political aspects,
  • Culture in motion pictures,
  • History and criticism,
  • National characteristics in motion pictures

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesProyectando las Americas
StatementJosef Raab, Sebastian Thies, Daniela Noll-Opitz (eds.).
SeriesInter-American studies = Estudios Interamericanos -- v. 1
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.D6 S35 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25018759M
ISBN 109781931010832, 9783868213317
LC Control Number2011035188

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