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Crime movies

by Carlos Clarens

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Published by Da Capo Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gangster films -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIllustrated history of the gangster genre from D.W. Griffith to pulp fiction
    StatementCarlos Clarens ; [updated] with an afterword by Foster Hirsch.
    ContributionsHirsch, Foster.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.G3 C5 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination373 p. :
    Number of Pages373
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1007985M
    ISBN 100306807688
    LC Control Number96047922

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