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World War II on the big screen

Doris Milberg

World War II on the big screen

450+ films, 1938-2008

by Doris Milberg

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 207) and index.

Other titlesWorld War two on the big screen
StatementDoris Milberg
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD743.23 .M55 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 216 p. :
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24420052M
ISBN 100786447400
ISBN 109780786447404
LC Control Number2009052812
OCLC/WorldCa475664367

Explore our list of Large Print, World War II - General & Miscellaneous, World War II, Books at Barnes & Noble®. Shop now & receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Get this from a library! World War II on the big screen: + films, [Doris Milberg] -- "This illustrated narrative combines a historical perspective of World War II --and the events that followed--with chronological synopses of the films that reflect those turbulent years. Included are.

Culture An extraordinary World War II story goes on the big screen. A documentary about the rescue of Jewish children from Nazi-occupied Czechoslovakia by a British man has premiered in Prague.   World War II coincided with cinema's golden age. Movies now considered classics were created at a time when all sides in the war were coming to realize the great power of popular films to motivate the masses. Through multinational research, One World, Big Screen reveals how the Grand Brand: The University of North Carolina Press.

Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, Pp. xvi, Illus., notes, biblio., index. $ ISBN: This book is neither a survey nor a catalog of American war films. Rather, Prof. Bennett (East Carolina) looks at how the film industry was harnessed to the war effort. World War II has been an endlessly fertile film subject since the late s-even before the United States entered combat. This sweeping study of Hollywood's depictions of the war, and of the motion picture industry during wartime, describes more than films in roughly chronological order, while providing a historical perspective on the times and the events depicted.


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