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Despite the system

Orson Welles versus the Hollywood studios

by Clinton Heylin

  • 85 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Chicago Review Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Welles, Orson, 1915-,
    • Motion picture producers and directors -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Actors -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementClinton Heylin.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1998.3.W45 H48 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 402 p. :
      Number of Pages402
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3294670M
      ISBN 101556525478
      LC Control Number2004015959

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