The Resource Westerns : aspects of a movie genre and westerns revisited, Philip French

Westerns : aspects of a movie genre and westerns revisited, Philip French

Label
Westerns : aspects of a movie genre and westerns revisited
Title
Westerns
Title remainder
aspects of a movie genre and westerns revisited
Statement of responsibility
Philip French
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Westerns is the classic account of the emergence, growth and flowering of one of the most perennially popular film genres. When it was first published thirty years ago it was welcomed by reviewers in Europe and the United States as a major work. In this new edition, fully revised and updated, with a new introduction, both movie buffs and general readers have the opportunity to engage again with one of the sharpest film critics of our time. The book focuses on the political, historical and cultural forces that shaped the western, dealing especially with the thirty years after World War II. It co
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
791.43/0909/32
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.W4
LC item number
F7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Carcanet Film series
Label
Westerns : aspects of a movie genre and westerns revisited, Philip French
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Praise; Title Page; Acknowledgements; Table of Contents; Preface; PART ONE : Westerns (1973; 1977); Introduction (1973); 1 Politics, etc. and the Western; 2 Heroes and Villains, Women and Children; 3 Indians and Blacks; 4 Landscape, Violence, Poker; 5 The Post-Western; Bibliography; Afterword (1977); More Books; PART TWO : Westerns Revisited (2004); Introduction; 1 Waiting for the End; 2 Television; 3 Comedies; 4 The Italian Western; 5 Westward the Women; 6 Legends Re-examined; 7 The Modern West; 8 Transpositions and Displacements; 9 Native Americans; 10 Eastwood Ho!
  • 11 Two New Western Stars12 Some Left-field Entries; Latest Books; Filmography; Index of Films; Index of Names; About the Author; Copyright
Control code
ocn779827561
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (386 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847778192
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35369231
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)779827561
  • pebco1847778194

Library Locations

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