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John Wayne - True Grit - American
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Wilma Russell
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07 - Publisher: Wilma Russells Western Classic

From a time when independence, courage, and conviction were our national identity, the words, quotes, and quips of John Wayne, so poignantly highlighted in this beautifully, fully illustrated gift book, True Grit, revives and restores the personal and patriotic pride we thought we were losing. It stirs within our hearts
John Wayne's America
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Garry Wills
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-28 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Lincoln at Gettysburg brings his eloquence, wit, and on-target perceptions of American life and politics to this fascinating, well-drawn protrait of a twentieth-century hero. In this work of great originality—the biography of an idea—Garry Wills shows how John Wayne came to embody Amercian values and
The Last Great American Picture Show
Language: en
Pages: 391
Authors: Alexander Horwath, Thomas Elsaesser, Noel King
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Amsterdam University Press

This publication is a major evaluation of the 1970s American cinema, including cult film directors such as Bogdanovich Altman and Peckinpah.
The Final Cartwheel
Language: en
Pages: 363
Authors: Lawrence Winkler
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-10 - Publisher: Lawrence Winkler

The Final Cartwheel is the story of a young doctor¿s return home, after a five-year hitchhiking odyssey around the world. Through East Asia, Indonesia, and around the Antipodes, the circle becomes unbroken.
Cinema Studies: The Key Concepts
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: Susan Hayward
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-03 - Publisher: Routledge

Cinema Studies: The Key Concepts is an essential guide for anyone interested in film. Providing accessible coverage of a comprehensive range of genres, movements, theories and production terms, this is a must-have guide to a fascinating area of study and arguably the greatest art form of modern times. Now fully