The Power of Film Propaganda
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The Power of Film Propaganda Myth or Reality? by Nicholas Reeves

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Published by Cassell .
Written in English


  • Films, cinema,
  • History of ideas, intellectual history,
  • Media studies,
  • Propaganda,
  • Social history,
  • Film Theory,
  • Political Rhetoric,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Film - History & Criticism,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • General,
  • Rhetoric,
  • Europe,
  • History,
  • Motion pictures in propaganda

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10320869M
ISBN 100304338710
ISBN 109780304338719

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