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British film directors

Robert Shail

British film directors

a critical guide

by Robert Shail

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Published by Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dictionaries,
  • Biography,
  • Motion picture producers and directors

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert Shail
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1998.2 .S475 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination246 p. :
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24901190M
    ISBN 100809328321, 080932833X
    ISBN 109780809328321, 9780809328338
    LC Control Number2007016180

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