History by Hollywood, Second Edition

History by Hollywood, Second Edition

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Product details

  • Paperback | 280 pages
  • 152 x 228 x 18mm | 458.13g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • 2nd ed.
  • 9 black & white photographs
  • 0252076893
  • 9780252076893
  • 1,450,977

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"A timely attempt to open new dialogues about the ways historians present their work and reach wider audiences."--The Historian "A 'must read' for those who study, research, and write about the history of the motion picture."--Journal of Popular Film and Television "This smart, instructive book benefits from very real strengths--thorough research augmented by new interviews with filmmakers, precise writing accompanied by an appreciation for complexity--but perhaps most refreshing is its sense of fairness."--Publishers Weeklyshow more

About Robert Brent Toplin

Robert Brent Toplin, a professor of history at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, is the author of many books and articles on film and history and on United States and Latin American history. He has been principal creator of a number of PBS and Disney Channel films and is the film and media editor for Perspectives in History.show more

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