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Politics, Desire, and the Hollywood Novel by Chip Rhodes

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Published by University Of Iowa Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / American

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages198
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12321647M
ISBN 101587296292
ISBN 109781587296291

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