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The last silent picture show : silent films on American screens in the 1930s / William M. Drew.

Author/Creator:
Drew, William M.
Publication:
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xxiii, 243 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
Silent films -- United States -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Contents:
Introduction
Prologue : the old time movie show
A little silence amid all the talk
Silents with sound and fury
Not wired for sound
Mary and Charlie vs. the world
A silent revolution
The silent east
Of art and archives : the preservation movement
The sheik returns!
The silents go on forever.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780810876804 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0810876809 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780810876811 (ebook)
0810876817 (ebook)
OCLC:
589017707