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Leo McCarey

from Marx to McCarthy

by Wes D. Gehring

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • McCarey, Leo -- Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWes D. Gehring.
    SeriesFilmmakers series ;, no. 117
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1998.3.M3969 G44 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3292905M
    ISBN 100810852632
    LC Control Number2004011646


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