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American screenwriters

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Published by Avon Books in New York .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Motion picture authorship.,
    • Screenwriters -- United States -- Interviews.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[introduction and commentary by] Karl Schanzer & Thomas Lee Wright.
      ContributionsSchanzer, Karl., Wright, Thomas Lee, 1953-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1996 .A635 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 274 p. ;
      Number of Pages274
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1393293M
      ISBN 100380767279
      LC Control Number93000439


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