Hollywood"s revolutionary decade Charles Champlin reviews the movies of the 1970s. by Charles Champlin

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Published by John Daniel in Santa Barbara .

Written in English

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A collection of reviews first appearing in the Los Angeles times.

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LC ClassificationsPN1995 .C4437 1998
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Pagination189 p. ;
Number of Pages189
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Open LibraryOL687645M
ISBN 10188028426X
LC Control Number97034608

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The prosperity the U.S. was enjoying during the calm between World Wars I and II was reflected in the booming film industry during the s -- a time many historical resources refer to as the Decade of Optimism.

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